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Mr. Mac L. Rakes, a 66-year-old resident of Trenton, died Monday, March 25, 2024 at his home. He was cremated under the direction of Slater-Neal Funeral Home of Trenton. No services are planned at this time. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Mr. Rakes was born January 27, 1958 in Grand Junction, CO, the son of Max Carl Rakes and Dolores Arlene Jones. He was self-employed as a tile and sheet rock subcontractor and retired from Con-Agra of Trenton. Mac’s hobbies were riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle, fishing, raising horses and mules, and fishing with his family. 

Mac’s survivors include his companion, Judy Hawkins of the home; two daughters, Jessica (Patrick) Mixon and Ruth Matthews, both of Grand Junction, CO; one son, Carl (Chasity) Gray of Fruita, CO; seven grandchildren, Anna, Shyla, Eve, Darrius, Corey, Darrien and Caleb; one sister, Becky (Don) McCall of Mt. Home, ID; two brothers, C.L. (Kelly) Baker and Van Baker, both of Grand Junction, CO; and several nieces and nephews.  

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Barbara Powell Rakes; two sisters, Tammy Baker and Pearl Baker; and two brothers, Leroy Baker and Carl Rakes.

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