Rector Haynes Moneymaker, 91, of Lake City, died Sept. 30 in Norfolk, Va. Rector was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Lake City where he loved his church family. He graduated from the University of Tennessee with honors and also studied at East Tennessee State University and Cornel University. Rector was a veteran having served in World War II
and Korea and was a proud member of the Sons of American Revolution. He was retired from U.S. Department of Agriculture and was avid University of Tennessee sports fan. He enjoyed short wave radio, gardening, working outdoors, and reading, especially the Bible.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sue Hutson Moneymaker; parents, Thomas Jefferson Elwood and Esther Angeline Varner Moneymaker; along with nine brothers and sisters.
He is survived by his son, Roger Moneymaker, of New Mexico; daughter, Carolyn Moneymaker, of Norfolk, Va.; granddaughter, Anna Moneymaker, of New Mexico; sister, Bonnie Campbell, of Knoxville.
Funeral services were held Oct. 6, with the Rev. Mike Jones officiating. Interment was in Oak Grove Cemetery with military honors by the Campbell County Honor Guard.
Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City was in charge of the arrangements.