Randall B. McAfee was the fourth child (the first boy) born to Harold L. McAfee (deceased) and Katie E. Ball in April on the 16th in 1959. As a child , he went t o Gates Elementary school and he found interest in taking things apart and rebuilding them to improve them which would lead t o a trad e of bicycle repair later in life . He played all sports and ran track for the YMCA, neighborhood, and Riley Junior High school . He was also quite the musician and singer having played in the "family band" where Ray pretended to play the guitar , Randy played the drums, and Daina, Kathy, & Mel sang.
After graduating Southwest High School 1977, he joined the Army reserve just before joining the Army where he was a graduate o f the Brake Side Control Crewman Course of the U.S. Air Force School in 1978. While in the Army, he received campaign medals for Marksmanship with the M-16 Riffle and expert hand grenade. He also received a letter of commendation for long hours put forth for CRT evaluation in 1979. He learned that the army was not suitable for him and was honorably discharged 2 years later in 1979 with a final rank of PVT2. In 1998, he received a Journeyman Electrician license and certificate . He started work with Kelly Air Force Base as a Power Support Equipment Manager and also took on odd jobs on the side because he was good wit h his hands.
He leaves behind a legacy of two daughters , Katrina Flournoy , Tiffany Freeman (deceased) and her three children ; Jadae Freeman, Tahyrah George, & Micah George, Mother Katie Ball , five siblings ; Daina Bennett (Fred) , Meloda Clayton (Marvin) , Ramon McAfee, Perry McAfee-HaIiburton, & Hortesia McAfee along with a hos t of nieces and nephews. We will miss his jokes , pranks and him sharing his testimony of how God showed His love and how blessed he was. May he rest until we meet again .
Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic, the funeral service and interment will be private.
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