Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff C. Anthony Rakes

Marion County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky

End of Watch Wednesday, November 14, 2012

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff C. Anthony Rakes

Rest in Peace, Brother. Thank you for your service.

Sgt. Kevin J Kratz
Buena Vista Twp Police (Michigan)

November 14, 2012



November 14, 2012

Rest now brother, we will take it from here.

Jenny Evans patrolman
Niles City police

November 14, 2012

God speed brother, God speed.

Det. Brett Hankison
Louisville Metro Police Department

November 14, 2012

I pray that God has taken you under his wing and that He comforts your family and co workers. RIP my brother. We have the watch from here.

Sgt. J.P. Gannon
Pittsburgh Bureau of Police

November 14, 2012

such a young deputy he was a kind hearted and a great man who touched many lives in marion county we will all miss u anthony raikes r.i.p unit 1204 and god bless

ex firefighter

November 14, 2012

May The Lord Keep you and Hold you till all are Brothers and sisters can meet again Gods Gates.

You are 10-42 From Mans world but 10-41 for are Lord

God Bless you Brother

Henry County Sheriff Dept
Honor Guard New Castle.In

Henry Co. Sheriff Dept Honor Guard
Henry Co. Sheriff Dept Ind

November 14, 2012

Deputy Sheriff Anthony Rakes rest in peace you are
now a member of an elite group The Thin Blue Line
of Heroes. There is no greater sacrifice that one can give
for his fellow man. To the Family I salute your lost loved
one, and pray for you during the days to come. Anthony will
be in the company of heroes forevermore.

The Thin Blue Line of the Fallen are Standing at
attention in their class “A“ uniforms,badges gleaming and
shoes like glass, They are your brothers and sisters of
Law Enforcement. All of whom have previously paid the
ultimate price. Today, like many others, they welcome you
to this hallowed place. As you march down the Thin Blue
Line of the Fallen, all eyes are focused on you as if to
say it will be ok you’re with your eternal partners.
A salute follows and a tear can be seen on so many faces.
Welcome, you served well. Now come join the ranks, another
member of The Thin Blue Line has come home.

Your Brother in Law Enforcement

Dr. Stan Phillips, Ms, Usa Ret
Retired Lt. Walnut Grove Ms. Police Department, Ms Dept. of Corr

November 14, 2012

You will be so greatly missed, you brought so much love, laughter and security to family, friends and the county. You were and still are to me an amazing Deputy. Love ya cuz and you are going to be greatly missed. May you rest in peace and justice be brought to whom done this to you. Till we meet again R.I.P.

Lisha Mitchell

November 14, 2012

R.I.P. Brother in blue and may God take you into his arms and hold you close.

Det. Freer
Marietta PD Georgia

November 14, 2012

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of a real hero. May you rest in peace and look over your fellow officers. God Bless you Deputy Rakes!

Ofc. Sid Reigle
Buffalo Psychiatric P.D.

November 14, 2012

Rest in Peace

Jeff Coleman Retired Deputy Sheriff
Fayette County Sheriff Office Kentucky

November 14, 2012

I hope and pray the Commonwealth Attorney seeks the death penalty for this human garbage. There is no other punishment that would fit the crime. Deputy Rakes is with God now and maybe he will haunt the suspect for the rest of his life

MACS(SW) Tony Ramey
US Navy/Master-At-Arms

November 14, 2012

Notice your new brothers and sisters around you now have all served thier agencies with honor, devotion, love and integrity as you have. God has brought you into the elite gathering of law enforcement personnel. Rest assured those left behind will keep your name and your service alive in memory for years to come and they will care for your family. Restin peace brother. In Christ.

Tom Bradley, Retired Det.
Phoenix AZ PD, AZ State Chaplain FOP

November 14, 2012

Our unsung guardians have a special place in God's kingdom. Rest well, Brother. You have served bravely.

Ret. Police Officer Robert Provenzano
Nassau County, New York

November 14, 2012

RIP, another senseless loss of life. My condolences to the family and friends of Deputy Rakes.

State of North Carolina, 12th Judicial District

November 14, 2012

Rest well my brother for your sacrifice was not in vain. as you take the watch over us in heaven we'll take care of it down here. May God grant the family both physical and law enforcement peace and comfort.

Reserve Deputy Rev. Carlos Stapleton
Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Fairview VFD Chaplain

November 14, 2012

Please know that we all appreciate your heroism and ultimate sacrifice to keep your community safe! The Marion County Sheriff's Office is in our thoughts and prayers! May God's light shine upon you for eternity!

Lt. Michael T. Kebba
Seattle Police Department

November 14, 2012

Rest in peace Deputy Rakes. My sincere condolences to your family and to your department. Godspeed as you now patrol the streets of gold.


November 14, 2012

Rest in peace Anthony. It doesn't seem real to lose a fellow officer who you went to calls with. It seems like yesterday when U/5 was taken from us. My thoughts and prayers go out to Anthony's family, MCSO, LPD, and the KSP units who worked w/ 1204.

North Squad

November 14, 2012

Heroes live forever,prayers to family and friends

Team Texas

November 14, 2012

God rest your soul Sir. May your family be forever watched over and blessed. May your friends and colleagues be at peace. We'll see you again Sir.
Please watch over us from on high. Thank you for your service. I will never forget your sacrifice or the sacrifice of your family.

Surviving Daughter of Special Agent J. Robert Porter
Federal Bureau of Investigation
E.O.W. 8/9/79

November 14, 2012

Our hearts break with all those that know and love you Deputy Rakes. Thank you for you brave and selfless service. We will never forget your sacrifice. Rest in peace with our Lord Jesus

Family of
Sgt. Howard Stevenson E.O.W. 1/5/2005

November 14, 2012

R.I.P. Deputy Rakes, May God Bless You & Your Family.

Supervisor Tom Lee
Boone County P.S.C.C. (KY)

November 14, 2012

To another hero, thank you for your service. You gave the ultimate sacrifce and words cannot express our gratitude. I am very deeply saddened. God bless your family and and co-workers during this time.

Laure May
Mom to Police Officer

November 14, 2012

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