Cody Allen Raulston, age 25, of Dunlap TN, passed away March 10, 2019. He was an employee of Bledsoe Telephone Co-op. Cody went into IBEW at age 18 and worked as an apprentice lineman for five years. He was a 2011 graduate of Sequatchie County High School, loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and riding in the mountains. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, James Allen Grimes and Melvin Lee Raulston, Sr.
He is survived by his wife, Marissa Raulston; parents, Melvin and Vanessa Raulston; grandparents, Sydney Van Hooser, Whitwell and Carolyn Raulston, Dunlap; mother and father-in-law, Donna Burgess (Kenny Brock) and Barry Burgess (Stacy Smith); special friends, Michael Smith, Cole Bryant, and Blake Smith; godson, Boone Bryant; several aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends; dog, Axel.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. CDT in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Tony Cates officiating. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Cemetery. Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com. Arrangements by Standefer-Reed Funeral Home, 50 May Road, Dunlap. Family will receive friends Wednesday 3:00-8:00 p.m. CDT.