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In Memory of

Matthew Gary RHINEHART

August 20, 1981 - September 3, 2016

Obituary


Matthew Gary Rhinehart, age 35, passed away Saturday morning September 3, 2016 at his home in Rome. Matt was born August 20, 1981 in San Jose, California to Deborah Johnson Rhinehart and the late Gary Jerome Rhinehart. He married his love Megan Gafnea October 27, 2012.

Matt received his degree in Sociology from the University of West Georgia in May of 2015. He worked as a welder at Trinity Rail in Cartersville, Georgia.

Matt is preceded in death by his father Gary Rhinehart, his grandfather Howard Rhinehart, his grandmother Betty...

Matthew Gary Rhinehart, age 35, passed away Saturday morning September 3, 2016 at his home in Rome. Matt was born August 20, 1981 in San Jose, California to Deborah Johnson Rhinehart and the late Gary Jerome Rhinehart. He married his love Megan Gafnea October 27, 2012.

Matt received his degree in Sociology from the University of West Georgia in May of 2015. He worked as a welder at Trinity Rail in Cartersville, Georgia.

Matt is preceded in death by his father Gary Rhinehart, his grandfather Howard Rhinehart, his grandmother Betty Fowler Johnson, and grandfather Beecher Johnson.

Matt is survived by his wife Megan Gafnea, his sons Seth, Joey, and Logan Rhinehart, and his step-daughter Lauralei Gafnea. He is also survived by his mother Deborah Rhinehart, and his grandmother Julia Ann Rhinehart.

Matt's love for his family, wife, and children was tremendous. A visitation for family and friends will be held on Friday, September 9, 2016 at Daniel's Funeral Home from 6-8 p.m. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Oaknoll Memorial Gardens of Rome at 2549 Shorter Avenue Rome, GA 30165 with Dr. Robert Shippey officiating.