November 6, 1956 ~ May 23, 2022

Born in: Owensboro, KY
Resided in: Owensboro, KY

Victoria “Vicky” Cox Rhineburger, 65, of Owensboro, Kentucky, passed away May 23, 2022 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born November 6, 1956 in Owensboro to the late Audley and Margaret Roberts Cox. Vicky worked as a cook at Mendy’s Kitchen.

She enjoyed shopping, cooking, and being outdoors in her yard. Vicky was the life of the party; she enjoyed dancing and being around others. She loved her dogs and her tv shows, especially NCIS and court shows.
Along with her parents, Vicky is preceded in death by her husband, Roger Dale Rhineburger and her granddaughter, Hannah Benningfield.

She is survived by her children, Stephanie (Rob) Benningfield, Mendy (James) Embry and Glennon Battreal, who was like a son to her; grandchildren, Tiffany Rhineburger, James Dale (Courtney) Embry, Robert (Brittany) Benningfield, Jr., Tyler Embry, Chelsie (Sydney) Fulkerson, Angel Benningfield, Jamen (Kenzi) Reynolds, Jasmine (Justice Hawkins) Embry, and Jenna Embry; several great-grandchildren; siblings, Dianne (Randall) Hagan, Robert (Rebecca) Cox, and Sherry Duncan; and companion, Larry Cronin.

Services will be 12:30 pm on Friday, June 3, 2022 at Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial to follow at Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery. Visitation will be 9:30 am to 12:30 pm on Friday, June 3, 2022 at the funeral home.

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Rhineburger. Leave your messages of condolence for the family of Victoria “Vicky” Cox Rhineburger and sign her virtual guestbook at


Visitation: June 3, 2022 9:30 am - June 3, 2022 12:30 pm

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory
519 Locust St.
Owensboro, KY 42301

Service: June 3, 2022 12:30 pm

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory
519 Locust St.
Owensboro, KY 42301

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  1. she was the best mother i could ever have an roger was a dad to me,they both took me in cause my own family deserted me an thanks to them both for saveing me an teaching me the things i neaded to servive in this world an when it came down to it me being in trouble in ways my father roger steped up an took me in threw the courts for adoption an won agains my other leagel mom…vicky an roger both took me in with open arms noing i was a hand full an today i rezide by the side to mendy an stephanie as a brother i would not ever change it for the world. i can they will be my sisters for life an i thank the both for excepting me . im am heart broken for loosing the best mother an father any one could have.i love you both mom an dad an one day i will be there with you……..pryers for my siblings my both awsome sisters mendy an stephanie my love for you will never change…..

  2. I M so so sorry for the loss of your precious mom. May God send you all comfort,peace and acceptance.

  3. I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. She was a good person with a kind heart. May she rest in peace with Roger now. My love to you all.

  4. So so sorry for your loss i loved Nanny and working with her at Mendys very sweet lady. May God bless you durning this hard time.

  5. Mendy, Stephanie,& Diane, I am so sorry. Vicky was a very special person. Hell of a cook too. Love you girls. My thoughts and prayers are with y’all and your families.


  6. I am so sorry. Vick was a wonderful person. She will be missed dearly ❤️
    Hugs and prayers

  7. Mendy and family, so sorry for your loss, I’ve known both you parents for over 40 years since our early days at KMS and I always thought they were two of the nicest people I have ever met .I’m praying that God will grant your family peace and comfort during this difficult time. GOD BLESS THIS FAMILY Rob

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