Funeral services for Mr. Walter Adrian Rainer will be held Saturday at 11 am at Barham Funeral Home, Forest Lawn Chapel. Rev. Dwight Callens will be officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.
Mr. Rainer, 93, passed away March 20th in Tuscaloosa, AL.
He was born in Newton Co., MS on April 19, 1925 to William Walter and Bessie Rainer.
Mr. Rainer served his country in the U.S. Navy and afterward began his career in the railroad industry.
He is survived by his daughter Dian Rainer Sturm (Rudy) of Pelham, AL; son Ken A. Rainer (Dina)of Northport, AL; sister Betty Jackson and brother. Dub Rainer. Mr. Rainer is also survived by his grandchildren Tabitha, Stephanie, Cris, Zac, Ashley, Trey, Jamey and Courtney; great-grandchildren Haven, Avery, Hayden, Elijah, Aiden, Loralei, Jesse, Jon and Abe.
He is preceded in death by his parents William Walter and Bessie Rainer; wife Reatha M. Rainer; sister Evelyn R. Harrison and brother G. Donald Rainer.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorials de sent to St. Jude's Children's Hospital.
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