Lou Ella Rhine, 84-year-old resident of Cincinnati, Ark., died on May 31, 2019, at Walnut Grove Nursing and Rehabilitation in Springdale, Ark. She was born on August 24, 1934, in Cincinnati, Ark., to Dan and Mabel Spears. Lou Ella graduated from Siloam Springs High School in 1953. She married Troy "Bud" Rhine in 1954. They lived most of their life in Cincinnati and Johnson, Ark. She went to work for Kearney Electric in Fayetteville on June 27, 1955, and worked there for many years before she retired. Lou Ella was a member of the Johnson Church of Christ in Johnson. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Troy "Bud" Rhine on March 11, 2019; and son, Troy Daniel Rhine on August 18, 1978. She is survived by many cousins, nieces, nephews, and a large group of "grandchildren." Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at Johnson Church of Christ in Johnson, Ark., with Mr. Larry Culbreath officiating. Burial will follow at Stuckey Cemetery in Johnson. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.wassonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are by Wasson Funeral Home in Siloam Springs, Ark.
Published June 2, 2019