Michael Carl Rapier

February 15, 1954September 11, 2020

Mike Rapier, age 66, of Knoxville, Tennessee passed away at Parkwest Medical Center on Saturday, September 12, 2020. Mike spent many years as a carpenter, remodeling Ruby Tuesday's. He loved spending time at the lake and camping. He was a devoted caregiver to his wife Laura for over 12 years.

Preceded in death by his wife Laura Rapier, parents Arvin C. and Lois Rapier, and special cousin Gary Grubb. Mike is survived by his cousins. He also leaves his friends, who were like family to him.

Family and friends will meet Sunday, October 4, 2020 at 2:45pm in the Berry Highland Memorial Cemetery, for a 3pm interment service. Due to Covid 19 a Celebration of Mike's Life will be announced at a later date. Friends may leave their thoughts and memories at


  • Graveside Service

    Sunday, October 4, 2020


Michael Carl Rapier

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jennifer lane

September 25, 2020

Mike was always fun to be around. Lots of fond memories! Loved hanging out at the lake. He will be missed!

Bobby Lane

September 24, 2020


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