Alice Key Rager, 77, of Goodlettsville passed away Wednesday January 1, 2020.
Born in Goodlettsville, August 16, 1942, Alice was the daughter of the late Samuel L. Key and the late Dorothy (Holland) Key. She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Dusty Heath.
Alice had retired from retail after more than 20 years of employment with Castner Knott and its successors. During her retirement she enjoyed spending time in Florida during the winters. A simple, sweet and caring woman she exemplified the best characteristics of a true Southern wife and mother. A loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, she put her family above all else. Married to Glen Rager for 63 years, she was extremely proud of her children all having long and successful marriages as well. In her free time she enjoyed Swedish Weaving, travel and watching “The Young and The Restless” on television.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband, Glen Rager; her children, Glenda (Tony) Heath, Lisa (Joey) Fisher, Darren (Mitzi) Rager, and Brian (Lorrie) Rager; her siblings, Henry (Ruby) Key, Judy (Roy) Ray and Jolie (Gary) Key-Bolotin; eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. and Monday from 10 to 11 a.m. A funeral service will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, Goodlettsville, TN followed by interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery. Acting as pallbearers will be her grandsons, Dillon Heath, Dalton Heath, Darren Rager and Brian Rager, and her grandsons-in-law, Philip Scheetz and J.D. Coleman.