Richard Rhame

May 14, 2020


Richard Rhame, Age 34, died Thursday, May 14 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Mr. Rhame grew up in Nashville, attending MBA and Hillsboro High School, the University of Alabama and worked in industrial logistics division, transportation.

Pre-deceased by his father, Richard M Rhame and grandparents, Robert and Wilma Rhame of Charleston, SC and Lomax and Ola Rea Weathers of Bankston AL.

Survived by his mother, Jane Weathers Rhame of Trussville, AL and beloved aunts and cousins in Virginia, South Carolina and Alabama.

Mrs. Rhame has requested a private burial in consideration of the lingering threats of coronavirus spread.   She wishes to express to extended family, friends, teachers, coaches and business associates how grateful and blessed the family feels for the part that you played in Richard’s life.   She will reach out to many of you over the next months, but should you desire, please contact directly at

Mr. Rhame died as a result of injuries in a motorcycle and deer collision on the Natchez Trace.  Should you wish to do a memorial, the family suggests The National Park Service Officers-Natchez Trace Division, Vanderbilt University Life Flight and Trauma Teams or your own local community First Responders.    

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