November 23, 1953 ~ August 31, 2021
Born in: Buncombe Co., NC
Resided in: Candler, NC
George Robert Rainwater, 67, of Candler, passed away Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at Mission Hospital.
A native of Buncombe co., he was a son of the late Garlen and Carolyn Sue Penland Rainwater. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Debra Yvonne Clark Rainwater.
Mr. Rainwater retired from the Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office after 30 years of service.
Surviving are his wife, Jennifer Woodard Rainwater; son, Adam Rainwater; daughters, Mandie and Cari Rainwater; and grandchildren, Zachary, Morgan, Jacob, Marshal, Kenzleigh and Bryce.
Memorial services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 4, in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home, with Pastor James Grant officiating.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.