Funeral services for Rachel Nicole Vann, 26, of Wills Point were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at Allan Fuller Funeral Home Chapel in Wills Point with Paster Jeremy Shuck and Paster Elwyn Campbell officiating. Interment was at White Rose Cemetery in Wills Point.
She passed away Wednesday afternoon, June 5, 2019, at Medical City Hospital in Plano.
Rachel was born on November 4, 1992 in Dallas, the daughter of Gary Vann and Karen Malone Carlisle. She was raised in Kaufman and was a graduate of Kaufman High School in 2012. On March 13, 2013, she married Ryan Stokes. One-and-a-half years ago, she moved to Wills Point.
Rachel was a homemaker and in her spare time, she enjoyed crafts, skating and watching Harry Potter movies. She was a great mother and loved taking care of her three children. Rachel was a strong advocate for children with Prader-Willi Syndrome.
Rachel was preceded in death by her grandparents, Ruth Vann, Marvin and Dorothy Malone and Mary Carlisle and a son, Jason Mott. She is survived by her husband Ryan Stokes of Wills Point, father Gary Vann of Kaufman, mother Karen Carlisle and Dewayne of Kaufman, her two sons Kaleb Stokes, 5, of Wills Point and Jacob Stokes, 2, of Wills Point, her daughter Adalynn Stokes, 2 months, of Wills Point, her two brothers Josh Smalley of Terrell and Joe Carlisle of 29 Palms, California, her sister Katie Dodson of Dallas, and her grandparents David Vann of Wills Point and Marvin Carlisle of Wills Point.
Pallbearers at the funeral were Jake Gann, Gabe Baker, Matt Sorrells, Jim Crumby, Robert Horton and Albert McBride.
The family received friends at Allan Fuller Funeral Home one hour prior to the service.