James D. Rhine 1962-2019

WARREN — James Douglas Rhine, 57, of Warren, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital, after a valiant, courageous and long battle with cancer, surrounded by his family and people he had touched.

He was born March 7, 1962, in Warren, the son of Roy R. Rhine and Janet C. Davis Daugherty.

James was a 1980 graduate of Mathews High School. He enjoyed spending time with his family, grandchildren and working with his son. He was a “jack of all trades.” Jim was one of a kind, and had a gentle soul. He was a father that loved not only his son with everything in him, but also his daughter-in-law, and his grandkids, who were his joy. Jim was an awesome son and brother, as well as a wonderful mentor to many young people.

He worked for several employers over the years, including Autumn Industries, Fiest Hardwoods, Breece Concessions and CE Davis Electric.

Memories of James will be carried on by his sons, Jesse (Ashley) Rhine of Warren and Joshua Rhine of Warren; father, Roy R. Rhine; mother, Janet C. Davis Daugherty and stepfather, Thomas M. Daugherty; siblings, Chris (Lily) Rhine of Masury, Carrie (Kraig) Dahmen of Cortland and Jessica (Heath) Boggs of Warren; and stepsister, Brandy (Craig) Houser of Florida; his grandchildren, Ecko, Mya, Jeremy, LizAmari, and Katlynn and also “Papa’s Murphy Children” and nephews, Tristan and Tanner Dahmen, and Terence and Kurt Boggs; as well as his large extended family.

Per Jim’s wishes, he has been cremated.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2019, at Fowler Community Church, where Pastor Joel Dickson will officiate. A gathering of friends will follow from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, at Folsom Street Banquet Room, 151 Folsom St., Warren.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, 533 N Park Ave., Warren, Ohio 44481.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to the funeral home to help offset Jim’s final expenses.

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