Mr. Rembert Lee Raines, Jr.,
76, beloved husband of Joyce Marie Wood Raines, departed this life on Saturday,
March 23, 2019 at his residence.
Mr. Raines was born the
son of Rembert Lee Raines Sr. and Vista Jordan Raines
on December 1, 1942 in Bennettsville, SC. He was a graduate of Timmonsville
High School and was the first recipient of the John Sousa Music Award.
He was a retired United States Navy Veteran. He enjoyed golf and
his weekly “board meetings at McDonalds”. His smile and laughter
were contagious as he lived life “picking and a grinning”.
He leaves behind:
his wife; two children, Annette (Mike) Buie and Renee (Mark) Windham; three
step children, Carl (Reta) Jacks, Daniel (Krystal) Jacks, Jennifer (Charlie)
Geiss; eleven grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren. He also
leaves behind: two sisters, Shelby (Gareth) Welch and Carolyn Webb.
He was predeceased by: his
parents; a brother, Morris Raines; and a sister, Sue O’Neal.
A Memorial Service will
be held at a later date.