PO3 John Rainey was based in Norfolk, VA on the USS Eisenhower. He enlisted 12/14/09. John was truly a great kid and young man; he loved his family and friends. He was kind-hearted and self-less, and he was very proud of serving his country.
John’s hobbies included hanging out with friends and family, working out, and going to the movies.
John Franklin Rainey, Jr., 23, of Charlotte, passed away on January 18, 2014 in Norfolk, VA. He was born in Rock Hill, SC on December 31, 1990. John was a graduate of Providence High School. He served 4 years in the US Navy as Fire Controlman 3rd Class Petty Officer stationed in Norfolk, VA. His favorite pastime was spending time with family and friends.