In Memory of

Eugene

Conwell

"Gene"

Rainier

Jr.

Obituary for Eugene Conwell "Gene" Rainier Jr.

Eugene (Gene) Rainier, Jr., age 60, of Topping, Va., died March, 20, 2023. Mr. Rainier recently retired from Newport News Shipbuilding – Huntington Ingalls Industries as a pipe fitter and welder.

Gene was a true waterman and loved being on the water more than anything. He also enjoyed fishing, playing his guitars, working on cars, riding his motorcycle, kayaking, wood working and was a wonderful cook. His family enjoyed many of his famous signature dishes.

Mr. Rainier is survived by his wife, Cindie Rainier; son, Christopher Jones (Karen); granddaughter, Faith Jones and numerous nieces, nephews, and grandchildren.

Faulkner Funeral Homes, Bristow-Faulkner Chapel, Saluda is assisting the family.