William Scott Rhames, 83, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday August 27, 2019. He was born in Mecklenburg County, son of the late Lonie and Essie Rhames. He was preceded in death by 8 siblings. He was a member of Crossroads Community Church in Oakdale. He was the owner/operator of Rhames Oil Equipment Service Inc. He was an avid gardener and was a jack of all trades. He was a great friend to many people and helped out others whenever he could, especially the elderly. He never said no to those in need.
He is survived by his wife of over 60 years Kathryn Rhames, 4 children Karen Aiken of Mount Holly, Scott Rhames Jr. of Charlotte, Darryl Rhames of Charlotte, and Melinda Rhames of Huntersville. 4 grandchildren Justin Aiken, Julie Wallace and husband Michael, Ashley Marshall and Darren Rhames. 3 great grandchildren Sarah, Vivian and Violet. A brother Raymond Rhames. Special friends Chris and Clay Hooker.
The family would like to offer special thanks to the Hospice staff at Novant Huntersville for their care and compassion.
A service to celebrate the life of Mr. Rhames will be held 11:00am Saturday August 31, 2019 at Mount Holly First United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends after the service in the fellowship hall.