Originally created 02/17/99

Mrs. Zearlean Rhines



SPRINGFIELD, S.C. -- Mrs. Zearlean "Lena" Rhines, 76, of 125 Asia-Fulmer Court, died Sunday, Feb. 14, 1999, at Orangeburg Regional Medical Center, Orangeburg.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Pleasant Branch United Methodist Church, Neeses, with the Rev. Ethel J. Jefferson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Rhines, a native of Barnwell County, had retired from Salley Manufacturing Co. She was a member of St. Stephens United Methodist Church, Union Progress Society, and Lovely Grove Lodge No. 428.

Survivors include a son, Ellis Joe Rhines, Springfield; three daughters, Loretta Rhines and Evelyn Bryant, both of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Annette Walker, Kayce; a brother, Floyd Gaston Sr., Springfield; a sister, Willie Mae Gatson, Springfield; and five grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Fulmer's Funeral Home.