David Leo Rape, 61, died Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at Willson Hospice House. A native of McDonough, GA., Mr. Rape was an avid horseman and was a farm manager with Mariella Farms. He dedicated his life to his children and horses. Survivors include his children, Abigail Paul (Bryan) and Naomi Rape (Tyler Mitchell), his grandchildren, Davey Smith, Zander Paul. Avery Paul and Gabriel Paul, his sister Deborah Pryor (Joe), his brother, Leonard Fields and a niece Jamie McCook. Those desiring may make donations is memory of Mr. David Rape to Red Clay Ranch Equine Rescue and Sanctuary INC., http://redclayrescue.org/donate/ P.O. Box 1012 Lyerly, GA 30730. To sign our online registry, or to send condolences to the family, you may visit Mathews' website at www.mathewsfuneralhome.com. Mathews Funeral Home Albany, GA 229-435-5657

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