Joan C. Rhymer, age 68, of Clinton, SC, formerly of Bristol, passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Laurens County Memorial Hospital in Clinton, SC. 


She was born March 20, 1949 in Portland, Maine, a daughter of the late Ernest and Barbara Craig Doughty. Joan was a former employee of Sperry and Univac and retired from Walmart. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Donna Doughty Cox.


She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Joe Rhymer; children, Jeffery Rhymer and wife Evelyn, James Rhymer, Jennifer Rhymer Coughman and husband Michael; fourteen grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and brother, Richard Doughty.


A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Glenwood Cemetery with Rev. Larry Hall officiating. A procession of family and friends will leave Weaver Funeral Home at 1:30 p.m. Thursday to the cemetery. The family will receive friends 6 until 8 p.m. on Wednesday at Weaver Funeral Home.