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Lawton Christian School celebrates the life of board member

LAWTON, OK (KSWO)- Lawton Christian School is making sure their students and staff can celebrate the life of a board member who passed away last week.

All students will be released at 11:30 tomorrow ahead of Robert Peter Rhea's funeral service. The service will be held at Dayspring Community Church at 2 p.m.

Rhea, 67, was born in Lexington, Kentucky but grew up in Tennessee. He served in the military before making his way to Oklahoma where he met his wife Patti. Rhea worked as a business manager at a Tulsa-based law firm before settling down in Lawton.

In lieu of flowers, the family has asked for donations to be made to Lawton Christian School.

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