March 19, 2016 Eddie Clayton Rackely passed away at home Wednesday, March 19, 2016, at age 60. Eddie was preceded in death by his parents, Donald Rackley and Bernice Lewis Rackley, and his stepson, Evan Hopson. He is survived by his wife, Sherre Hopson of Sparta; daughters, Samantha Lafond of Florida and Sarah Rackley of Texas; stepdaughter, Stefani Benson of Nashville; brother, Hershel Tucker of Sparta; and grandchildren, Abelyse Rackley and Trenton and Isayah Scrivens. Eddie was a farmer who also enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing the banjo and being with family and friends. The family will have a memorial gathering on Saturday, April 2, 2016, from noon until 2 p.m. at Oak Lawn Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made to the family at .