Obituary

REV. ROBERT RHYNE JR.

The Rev. Robert Rhyne Jr., 62, Clinton, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2020. He was born on Jan. 18, 1958, in Harriman to Robert G. Rhyne Sr. and Barbara Lawson Rhyne. Robert was the Pastor of Lakeview Baptist Church and loved his church family. He was also an active deputy for the Anderson County Sheriff’s Department, a Chaplain of the Clinton City Police Department, member of the Clinton Alpha Lodge # 376, a veteran of the United States Air Force, and worked at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home part-time. Robert enjoyed building and flying ultralight air planes and dirt car racing. He is preceded in death by his father, Robert G. Rhyne Sr. Survived by: Wife, Debra Rhyne of Clinton; mother, Barbara Lawson Rhyne of Clinton; daughter, Heather Rhyne Lemons of Clinton; grandchildren, Kevin Hampton of Clinton, Abigail Lemons of Clinton, C.J. Lemons of Clinton; sister-in-law, Patricia Cobb of Clinton; son-in-law, Chris Lemons; special friends, Jason Stokes, Brandon Floyd, Jay Brown, Adam Warren; the Rev. Robert Poland, Charlie Harmon and Wendell Ward; all of his friends at the Anderson County Sheriff’s Department, Clinton City Police Department and Church Family; a host of nieces, nephews and friends. The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton with funeral service to follow with Jason Stokes, Kevin Hampton and the Rev. Robert Poland officiating. Family and friends will meet at the funeral home at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, and go in funeral procession to the Woodhaven Memorial Gardens for an 11 a.m. interment. Last Call will be provided by Anderson County Sheriff Department. www.holleygamble.com