Lois Blalock Rinehart, 79, of Albemarle passed away July 27, 2019 in her home. Her funeral will be at 1 PM on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Open Door Baptist Church with Pastor Nathan Hammill officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Stanly Funeral and Cremation Care of Albemarle on Wednesday evening from 6 until 8 PM.
Born December 12, 1939 in Montgomery County, NC, she was the daughter of the late Leonard Gill Blalock and Louise Morris Blalock. She was a homemaker and also worked in cut and sew textiles as a seamstress. She was a Charter Member of Open Door Baptist Church. She loved her church, her family, and gardening and flowers.
Mrs. Rinehart was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Cooper Rinehart, in December of 2018. She is survived by a son Henry Chris Rinehart of Albemarle; daughter Tammy Reid (Glenn) of N. Myrtle Beach, SC; brother Lamar Blalock of Albemarle; sisters Lillie Ann Hatley of Albemarle and Linda Griffin of Albemarle; grandchildren Henry Parker Hall (Laura) of Statesville, NC, Randy Lamarr Hall (Cecilia) of Las Cruces, NM, Kaycie Henson (Ronnie Henson, Jr.) of Albemarle, and Kelley Rinehart of Albemarle; great- grandchildren Caleb Hall, Chloe Hall, Rileigh Morton, Amity Henson, Styneway Henson, and Avalyce Mason.