AMerican Veteran 11

Paul Edward Rhea

December 16, 1947 ~ November 24, 2021 (age 73)


Mr. Paul Edward Rhea of Interlachen, Florida passed away Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at the age of 73.  
Master Sergeant Paul E Rhea was retired USAF Civil Engineering. 
Paul was born on December 16, 1947 to George and Flora Rhea in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He joined the Air Force when he was 18 and spent most of his 20 years
Stationed in Lajes Field, Azores, Portugal. He retired in 1988 to Interlachen, FL 

He was preceeded in death by his three brothers Richard Rhea, George Rhea and Darnell Rhea...two sisters Virginia Owens and Peggy Rafuse.  He is survived by his daughter Jennie Rhea Clem and son in law Kelly Clem of Keystone Heights. Grandchildren Stefini Starling and Dustin Starling both of Keystone Heights and Cameron Clem of Palatka. Three great Grands. Brycen, Waylen and Ilah. All of which were the light of his life. He loved his family with everything in him. Always on call if they ever needed anything. We loved him so much and he will be greatly missed. ❤ 

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Graveside Service
December 16, 2021

11:00 AM
Melrose Cemetery
821 State Road 21
Melrose, FL 32666

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