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Gwyn Rhymer

Watauga County, North Carolina, USA
Death 31 Aug 2010 (aged 77)
North Carolina, USA
Burial Hickory, Catawba County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 67513494 · View Source
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SP 5, U.S. Army, Korea.

(U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs).
From The Hickory Daily Record, Hickory, NC, September 1, 2010:

GRANITE FALLS - Gwyn Rhymer, 77, of Hudson, at the Frye Regional Medical Center. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie D. Rhymer & Mattie Wheeler Rhymer; three brothers and four sisters.

Mr. Rhymer worked at the Holland Glass Company for 42 years, and was of the Baptist faith.

Husband of Mary Bell Rhymer.

Also survived by their son, Ronnie G. Rhymer; two daughters, Wanda (Ronnie) Spann, Lenoir, and Lisa (Larry) Ballard, Hudson; seven grandchildren, Kevin (Karma) Spann, Lenoir, Chris (Kelly) Spann, Morganton, Stacey (Laura) Spann, and Leslie (Brian) Beaver, all of Granite Falls, Andrew Ballard, Joseph Ballard, and Elisabeth Ballard, all of Hudson; 12 great-grandchildren; four brothers; two sisters, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Thursday, September 2, 2010, at the Bass-Smith Granite Chapel, with the Rev. Brian Beaver officiating.

Mr. Rhymer's grandsons were pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were his great-grandson, Tristen Spann, nephew, Gary Greer, and good friend, Junior Barkley.




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