Barclay Dawson Rader
8/22/2012 6:00:00 PM
Barclay Dawson Rader, 55, of Madison died Sunday, August 12, 2012 in Ambergris Caye, Belize. Services were held Monday, August 20 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Wright and Ferguson Funeral Home assisted with the arrangements.
Mr. Rader was born in New Iberia, La. on October 5, 1956 to T.C. and Marge Rader. He graduated from St. Joseph High School in Jackson in 1975. He received an accounting degree from Mississippi State University in 1979. After working many years in the oil and gas industry, he recently retired from his position as President of Enmark Energy. Dispite suffering from rheumatoid arthritis for 27 years, he reached his dream of retiring on the Caribbean.
Mr. Rader sponsored many teams with the Madison Youth Baseball League for over 15 years and served as a coach and instructor.
Survivors include his wife, Jan Mitchell Rader; sons, Devin Rader of Charlotte, N.C. and Dalton Rader of Madison; mother, Marge Rader of Madison; brothers, Connell Rader of Madison and Gregory Rader of Columbus; sisters, Teresa Harbour of Madison and Debbie Lankford of Tupelo; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be sent to the Arthritis Foundation or to the MS Animal Rescue League.