Lessine Smith Rice
Services for Ms. Lessine Smith Rice will be held 11 am, Saturday, September 21, 2013 at Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Union with burial in the Union City Cemetery. Dr. Arthur G. Rice, Rev. Adam Rice and Dr. Johnny Collins will officiate.
Visitation will be held 9-11 am, Saturday, September 21, 2013.
Ms. Rice, 83, of Union, died Thursday, September 19, 2013 at her residence.
1 Son: Gary Gene Rice of Foley, AL
1 Daughter: Cindy Cleveland and husband Jerry of Union, MS
Grandchildren: Angela Vereen and husband Sean of Chattanooga, TN, Bo Rice and wife Rebekah of Loxley, AL, Adam Rice and wife Sarah of Hartselle, AL, Clancy Hamrick and husband Dustin of Union, MS, Kim Jayroe and husband Jay of Philadelphia, MS
Great-grandchildren: Bricen, Ana and Ali Grace of Chattanooga, TN, Garrett, Hannah and Samuel Rice of Loxley, AL, Luke and John Wicks Rice of Hartselle, AL
Sister: Claudine Coker of Memphis, TN
Sister-in-law: Peggy Rice of Raymond, MS
She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Billy Gene Rice and parents, Roy and Minnie Smith.
Pallbearers: Walter Hooker, Michael Fredman, Jeff Butler, Dustin Hamrick, Jay Jayroe and Sean Vereen
The family requests that memorials be made to The Gideon’s International Newton County Gideon Camp P.O. Box 297 Newton, MS. 39345