Funeral services for Nellie Pauline Rhine, 82, Caulfield, Missouri will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 12, 2014, in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Rhine died at 6:36 a.m., Friday, November 7, 2014, at her home.
She was born August 13, 1932, to Gerald Stanley Cooper and Elsie Long Cooper. On February 23, 1951, she was married at Salem, Arkansas, to Roy Rhine. She enjoyed crocheting, making what-not shelves, gardening, puzzles, cooking, canning and her dogs.
She is survived by her husband, Roy Rhine, of the family home; two children, Jerry Rhine, wife, Phyllis and Teresa Hensley, husband, Ronnie, all of Caulfield, Missouri; four grandchildren, Crystal Rhine, Caulfield, Jared Rhine, West Plains, Jamie Hensley, wife, Amber, West Plains and Christopher Hensley, wife, Trisha, Albany, Missouri; seven great-grandchildren, Mason Ousley, wife, Rachel, Jacob Hardy, Dylan Hardy, Sara Rhine, Shelby Rhine, Dante Hensley and Braelyn Hensley; one brother, Jack Cooper, State of Texas; one sister, Linda Deatherage, West Plains; two step-sisters, Georgia Robinson, husband, Richard and Mary Bell Marden, all of Harrison, Arkansas; and numerous nieces and nephews, including a special nephew, Clifford Lawing.
Her parents, step-mother, Lora Ann Joice Howard Cooper, one sister, two step-sisters and one step-brother, precede her in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Amy Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Amy Cemetery or Alzheimer’s Association, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.