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Darrell L Riner

February 7, 1960 ~ September 13, 2021 (age 61)


Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mr. Darrell L. “Big D” Riner, age 61 of Swainsboro, GA on Monday, September 13, 2021 at Landmark Hospital in Savannah, GA

Funeral services will be Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 11:00 AM in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Jim Harrell officiating.

Interment will follow in the Union Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday, September 24, 2021 from 6-8PM at the funeral home.

Pallbearers are Mitch Hall, Todd Hooks, Lamar Coleman, Ben Thompson, Donnie Wayne Fields, and Scotty McElroy.

Darrell was born February 7, 1960, in Swainsboro, GA, to the late Charles Byron and Kathryn Smith Riner and was a sales clerk at the Kwik Shop.  He enjoyed dirt track racing, was an avid Kyle Bush fan, and enjoyed good gospel and bluegrass music.  Although, Darrell “Big D” had the grizzly bear exterior, he had the heart of a teddy bear. Darrell loved a big glass of McDonalds Tea, but his greatest joy was spending time with his grandchildren. He was a member of El Bethel Baptist Church and in addition to his parents was preceded in death by his wife, Cynthia “Cindy” Hutcheson Riner; and brother, Ronnie Dean Riner.

Survivors include:

Daughter: Kimberly Riner Cox (Bennie) of Rockledge, GA

Son: Robert Elliott Riner of Swainsboro, GA

Sister: Wanda Bush (Jimmy) of Swainsboro, GA

Brother: Charles Riner (Pennie) of Nunez, GA

Grandchildren: Amber Lee Cox, Charlee Delaine Riner, and Leythe Daniel Riner.

A Host of Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, Aunts, Uncles and Extended Family.

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Durden-Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for Mr. Darrell L. “Big D” Riner of Swainsboro, GA

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September 24, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Durden - Hudson Funeral Directors
206 East Pine Street
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401

Funeral Service
September 25, 2021

11:00 AM
Peebles Curry Memorial Chapel
206 E Pine St.
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401

Interment following funeral service
September 25, 2021

Union Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Union Church Rd
Swainsboro, GA 30401

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