Dana Dwaine Rinehart

Jan. 20, 2013 @ 11:25 PM

Dana Dwaine Rinheart, age 61 of Kodak, TN passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, January 19, 2013, after a lingering illness. He was a member of the Kodak United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by his father, Charles B. Rinehart; grandparents, Charles and Callie Rinehart and Lee and Chloe Ellis.

He is survived by his wife, Sharon Ball Rinehart of Kodak; son, Eric Rinehart; granddaughter, Samantha Rinehart; grandson, Tristan Rinehart; mother, Maxine Ellis Rinehart; brother and sister-in-law, Larry and Ilene Rinehart and; nephews, Scott Rinehart all of Dandridge and Brian Rinehart of Morristown.

He was a reserve deputy with the Cocke County Sheriff’s Department for several years and most recently was a member of the Knox County Reserve Sheriff’s Department where he had served for several years prior to his illness.

In lieu of flowers the family request that memorials be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718 or the Stand Up to Cancer Society, File 1224, 1801 W. Olympic Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91199-1224

Funeral service will be 7 p.m. Monday, January 21, 2013, at Kodak United Methodist Church with Pastor Brad Hyde officiating and eulogy by Iliff McMahan, Jr. Graveside interment service will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, January 22, 2013, at Resthaven Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5 until 7 p.m. Monday prior to the service at the church. Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home, Dandridge.