Rae is employed with her family’s businesses, as the managing LFD/Emb at Green Hills Funeral Home, and memorial designer with Pinckard Vault and Marble Works and Green Hills Memorial Cemetery. She graduated from Pike Liberal Arts School in Troy and received her BA in Advertising from the University of West Florida, Pensacola. Rae also earned a degree in Mortuary Science from Jefferson State Community College, Birmingham.
Rae is married to Dustin Everett from Palatka, Florida. They have a small "collection" of farm animals that Dustin is "learning to love." When the opportunity arises, she loves to ride her horses and make pets of her cows.