Kenneth Rainwater, 80, of Harrold, Texas, died on Sunday, May 24, 2015 in Electra. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday May 27, 2015 at 10 a.m., at the Sullivan Funeral Home Chapel with Larry Davis and Dennis Hoff officiating. Interment will follow at Eastview Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.
Kenneth was born on May 17, 1935 in Vernon. He was the son of the late Loyd Rainwater and the late Mattie Lee Rainwater. He married LaRue Miller on June 22, 1961 in Frederick, Okla. He served his country in the U.S. Army from 1957-1959 as a radio operator. He had been the manager of the Harrold Grain Company for 25 years. He loved to travel the world by watching the History Channel and the Discovery Channel from his recliner. He was a farmer and rancher and loved it. He was a member of the Southside Church of Christ in Electra.
Surviving are his wife, LaRue Rainwater of the home; son, Mark Rainwater and wife Sydne of Flower Mound; daughter, Rhonda Davis and husband Larry of Abilene; two sisters, Linda Appleton and husband Tim of Lubbock, and Mary Dean Bradshaw and husband Glen of Wichita Falls; grandchildren, Ryan Gibson, Rachel Gibson, Mattie Rainwater, Erin Davis, Emilee Cox and husband Cameron; great-grandson, Isaac Gibson, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family visitation will be held on Tuesday May 26, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to In Search of The Lords Way, P.O. Box 371, Okla. City, Okla. 73083 or Southside Church of Christ P.O. Box 407 Electra, Texas 76360.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.sullivanfuneralhomevernon.com.