Richard "Dick" John Renner, 74, husband of Margaret Doris Durham Renner, of Greenville, died Thursday, January 4, 2018.
Born in Rochester, NY, he was a son of the late Robert Charles and Irene Haege Renner.
Dick was a member of Taylors First Baptist Church where he served as deacon and was in the Co-Ed 25 Sunday school class. He was chapter leader and newspaper co-editor for The Compassionate Friends and was involved in Kairos Prison Ministry (Tyger River Correctional Institute). Dick was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels, the Salvation Army, and was a member of Sigma Xi Research Society at University of Georgia.
In addition to his loving wife, he is survived by a son, John Richard Renner, of Moore; four grandchildren, Taryn Danielle Tabor, Alec James Renner, Ashlyn Leighann Renner, and Jackson Lyle Renner; a great grandson, Jordan Matthew Tabor; and a brother, Charles Robert Renner, Chesterland, OH.
In addition to his parents, Dick was preceded in death by a son, Matthew Robert Renner.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kairos of SC Prison Ministry, P.O. Box 473, Aiken, SC 29802, or The Harold C. Jennings Foundation, Greenville Police Department, 4 McGee St., Greenville, SC 29601.
JAN 13. 06:00 PM
Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Downtown Chapel
639 North Main Street
Greenville, SC, US, 29601