Arnold M. Rymer

Mr. Arnold M. Rymer, 75, of Ellijay, died Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017.

He was born June 28, 1942, in Fannin County, to Annie Mae Lowery Rymer and the late Swede Rymer. He was retired from Gold Kist and was a member of Mt. Liberty Baptist Church in Fannin County.

He is preceded in death by son, Dennis Rymer.

He is survived by wife, Evelyn Standridge Rymer; daughters, Rachael Shooltz and Robin Tressler, both of Ellijay, Amanda Rymer, of White, Amber Rymer, of Ellijay; sons, Douglas Rymer and Brandon Rymer, both of Ellijay; mother, Annie Mae Rymer, of Ellijay; brothers, Spencer Rymer, of Chatsworth, Vann Rymer, of Blue Ridge, Gary and Larry Rymer, both of Ellijay; sisters, Elizabeth Eaton, of Chatsworth, Margaret Baker, of Blue Ridge, Katy Standridge, of Chatsworth; eight grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, from the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with the Rev. Scott Watkins officiating.

Music was by Tony DeFoor, Cindy McBee, Susan Redd and Regina Hodge.

Pallbearers were Carlos Standridge, Willard Standridge, David Watkins, Brandon Rymer, Ben Chadwick and Jake Newton.

Interment was in the New Hope Church Cemetery.

Condolences can be made at

Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006