Nicole “Nikki” Lee Raines January 22, 1973 - July 18, 2020

Nicole “Nikki” Lee Raines, 47, of Flat Rock went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 18, 2020 at Mission Hospital.  She was the daughter of the late Larry Raye and the late Linda White.  She was also preceded in death by a son, Justin and her father-in-law, Ted Raines.

Nikki was born in Connecticut and raised in Maine before moving to Hendersonville in 1996.  She worked at the local Waffle House for many years. She loved animals and enjoyed fishing in her spare time.

Surviving is her loving husband, Ronald T. Raines of the home; two sons, Alex (Tiffany) Williams White of Maine and Matthew (Amanda) Williams White of Mills River; six grandchildren, Aiden, Riley, Issac, Sabrina, Miniah and Makayla; two sisters, Tanya (Mark) Berube of Hendersonville, Penny Wells of FL; mother-in-law, Peggy Raines of SC; sister-in-law, Robin (Lee) Lloyd of SC; many step-siblings; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 2pm on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at Barker Heights Baptist Church, 215 Glover St. Hendersonville, NC 28792.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made BY CLICKING HERE to help her family with future expenses they will face.


Date: 07/22/2020
Time: 2:00PM


Barker Heights Baptist Church

215 Glover St. Hendersonville, NC 28792.


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  1. Vennie Goings says

    So sorry to hear nikki went home to be with the lord. She was a friend for many years even after we lost contract. She was a good friend and will be missed by many.

  2. Amanda branks says

    So sorry for ur loss Nikki was a very sweet lady I knew her many years ….she will be very missed