AIKEN, S.C. - Bernard Rhinehart, 45, of Aiken died Saturday, July 7, 2001 at the Aiken Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be 3 p.m., Wednesday, July 11, 2001 at Friendship Baptist Church, with Rev. Ronald Thurmond officiating. Burial will be in Jessamine Memorial Gardens. Mr. Rhinehart was a native of Aiken. He was employed with Owens Corning as a fiber glass worker and a member of Mount Anna Baptist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Ms. Michele Blackwell, Aiken; a brother, Ernest Rhinehart, Aiken; three sisters, Mrs. Ida Lee Snoddy, Riverdale, Md., Ms. Linda Rhinehart, Aiken, and Mrs. Patricia Rhinehart Kelly, Aiken; and a grandchild. Pallbearers will be Irving Brooks, William Curry, Frank Frazier, Lonnie Johnson Jr., Larry Oakman and Reginald Oakman. Friends may call at Millers Funeral Home today or at the church one hour prior to the services.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 11, 2001