Joseph Wade Rhyne, 90, of Mooresville, N.C., passed away on Monday, January 25, 2021, at Gordon Hospice House in Statesville, N.C. He was born on November 4, 1930, in Stony Point, N.C., to the late Joseph Reid Rhyne and Beulah Combs Rhyne.

Mr. Rhyne was a veteran serving in the U.S. Air Force. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Cornelius. He was also a member of the National Radio Institute Alumni Association.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby Harris Rhyne; sister, Eloise Alexander; and brothers, Howard and David Rhyne.

He is survived by his children, Teresa Meadows and husband Darrell, and Mark Rhyne and wife Karen; brother, William Rhyne; grandchildren, Joseph Rhyne, Cameron Rhyne, Melissa Blackburn and husband Junior, and Ryan Meadows; and great grandsons, Jacob and Colby Blackburn, and Caden Meadows.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 30, from 10 to 11 a.m. with a service following at 11 a.m. at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home Chapel with Eddie Karriker officiating. Burial will follow the service at Glenwood Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625.

Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Rhyne family. Condolences may be made to the family at

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