McMinnville resident and Warren County native Abbie Loraine Stoner Rhea, 89, was born Oct. 21, 1923 and died April 19 at Raintree Manor following an extended illness.
A homemaker and member of Smartt First Baptist Church, she was the daughter of the late Jesse and Martha Abbiegail Coppinger Stoner. She was married to William Rhea, who preceded her in death June 3, 2002. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Mark Turner; two sisters, Lydia Smartt and Amy Coppinger and brother, Clinton Stoner.
Mrs. Rhea is survived by two daughters, Sherry Turner and Lisa Pearsall, both of McMinnville; two grandchildren, Chuck Turner and Olivia Curtis, both of McMinnville; two great-grandchildren, Josh Turner and Taylor Tittsworth; two great-great-grandchildren, Graedan Mark Turner and Sophia Riley Turner; sister, Violet Bond of McMinnville, and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service and interment will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Hebron Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at High’s. Friends and family will meet at Hebron Cemetery Monday for the graveside service.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) April 21, 2013