Oct. 3, 1946—Oct. 24, 2015 Robert Wright Rathbone III was born Oct. 3, 1946, to the late Robert Wright Rathbone Jr. and Marjorie Behnkey Rathbone in New York City, NY, and passed away Oct. 24, 2015, in Crossville. Mr. Rathbone is survived by his wife, Ruth Southworth Rathbone; sons, Gary L. Malkemus and Shaun Rathbone; daughter, Carolyn Malkemus; grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Ryan, Ellie, Robert, Sarah, Kristina and Shauna; and great grandchildren, Aidan, Emily and Logan. Mr. Rathbone was preceded in death by his parents and one great grandchild. Services for Mr. Rathbone were held at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, with visitation from 3 to 4 p.m. and the funeral service beginning at 4 p.m. with Pastor Mike Kerley officiating. Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  October 27, 2015