- January 26, 1942 - January 22, 2013
- Greenville, Kentucky
of Rebecca's Passing
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“She had a way of always making me feel loved, even after many years of not seeing her, she made such a big deal of seeing me that it warmed my heart....Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Dana Jenkins - Belton, KY
“So many precious memories! loved her much!
2 of 13 | Posted by: Vikki Swalls-Cissel - Hymera, IN
“Rest in peace Dear Sweet Cousin Sue
3 of 13 | Posted by: Raymond "Rabbit" Gray - Chicago, IL
“Stacie, and family, so sorry for your loss. I am thinking of you all. Praying that God will shower you with his mighty strength, grace, peace, and...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Judy Hazelwood - co-worker
I am so sorry about your loss. My father died under similar circumstances and I know the shock and pain you're experiencing. Your mother...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Bonnie Weber - Owensboro, KY
“I can remember going over to Wayne and Sue's house with Ciara! She was a great woman, so kind hearted! So sorry for you loss, Ciara! Sending thoughts...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Kelsey Whitaker - Central City, KY
“To the family of Sue Rice,
Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. Stacy we will be thinking of you and the whole family. May God draw you near...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Kenneth and Rebecca Howe - KY
“Although we've been kinned all my life.....We all never got to know each other till a couple years ago. I am so thankful to God for leading to New...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Dale Pendley - Greenville, KY
“So sorry, I am praying for all that have been devastated by this tragedy. God still mends broken hearts...
10 of 13 | Posted by: Carolyn Pendley - Central City, KY
“My heart goes out to all the family. Sue was a precious soul and a wonderful Christian. The last time I saw her was at NLC in 2008. She was so...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Carolyn Pendley - Central City, KY
“Sorry for your loss...Will be praying for you and your family, Peddie....
12 of 13 | Posted by: Kelli Lile - Central City, KY
“Wayne, I am so sorry for your loss. No one can take away your pain but you know that God will give you comfort. I pray for your entire family. ...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Dianne Pendley Carroll - Powderly, KY
GREENVILLE - Rebecca Sue Raymer Rice, 70, of Greenville, died Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 7:25AM at Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Mrs. Rice was born January 26, 1942 in Muhlenberg County to the late Orval and Arnetta Raymer. She was a homemaker. She loved dearly her children, grandchildren, and church family. She was a founding member of New Life Church for 29 years, was a Sunday School teacher, and founder of their Ladies' Retreat. She was a devoted pastor's wife and sang in various gospel groups for over 40 years. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother Donald Lee Raymer.
She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Rev. Wayne Rice; her children, who she was a loving mother to, Kevin (Terri) Rice of Central City, Keith (Carol) Rice of Greenville, and Stacie Cobb of Powderly; treasured grandchildren, Amy (Chad) Brewer, LeAnn (Michael) Ford, Ryan (Summer) Rice, Kolton Rice, Josie Rice, Ciara Cobb, Jordan Cobb, and Sara (Ricky) Simms; six great-grandchildren; sister Betty (Danny) Vincent of Greenville; brother Daniel (Roberta) Raymer of Greenville; many nieces and nephews, and a precious church family.
Funeral services will be Friday, January 25, 2013 at 1:00PM at New Life Church in Powderly, with Rev. Wendell Lovell officiating. Burial in New Life Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 5-8PM at New Life Church and Friday after 9:00AM at the church. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.