Larry Eugene Rains

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Memorial service for Larry Eugene Rains, 71, will be 11 a.m., Friday, July 3, 2015, at Gladeview Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. until service time at the church. Mr. Rains was the only child of R.E. and Eva Carthell (Corbin) Rains and was born at home January 17, 1944 and was reared on a two mule farm in Henagar, Alabama. He was born into the family of Christ July 26, 1956. He went to Heaven and is with Jesus on June 28, 2015. He graduated from Jacksonville State University and the University of Alabama and proudly served in the U.S. Air Force. He taught arithmetic at Macedonia Jr. High, Cedar Springs Jr. High and Saks High School. He loved children. He is survived by his very patient and loving wife, Hilary Schaeffer (Roberts) Rains; his son, Stephen William and his wife, Ashley Hays Rains; his daughter, Elizabeth Paige and her husband, James Rea; his grandchildren, James "Jack" Rea and Eva Ruth Rea. He is also survived by a nephew, Edward Eaton and his wife, Alisa and their children, Abigail, Zachary, Luke and Patrick Rains Eaton. He was a loving husband, father and Paw Paw. 2 Tim. 4:7 "I fought a good fight. I have finished my course. I have kept the faith." In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Alabama Baptist Children's Home, 1302 Ross Clark Circle, Dothan, AL 36301. Condolences may be left at
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Published in The Anniston Star on July 1, 2015
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