Ruby Florence Lewis
Rice of Newport passed away Friday, September 6, 2013, at 9:45 a.m.
She was a member of
Dutch Bottoms Baptist Church.
Ruby was preceded in
death by her parents Neil and Lucille Lewis, sisters Mary Ruth Lewis, Marie
Cook, and Gladys Holt, and nephew Tyler Bolton.
She is survived by her
husband Danny Rice of 22 years and family: Tate Rice and Jennifer Blair;
sisters Imogene James and Jenny Bailey; brothers Jimmy (Susie) Lewis, Earl
Lewis, David Lewis, and Charles Lewis; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Tim
and Diane Rice, David and Audrey Rice, and Jerry and Pam Valentine; and several
nieces and nephews. She would like to mention special people in her life:
Debbie Juliun, Betty McMillan, Pam Valentine, Amy Love, Brenda McMillan,
Carolyn Buckner, and Imogene McMahan, and also friends from the Dandridge Yacht
The family will receive
friends from 5:00-9:00 p.m. Sunday, September 8, 2013, at Manes Funeral Home.
At 1:00 p.m. on Monday,
September 9, 2013, the family will hold a small service at Manes Funeral Home
before burial at Resthaven Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Rev. Ron Ball will
Pallbearers will be
Tate Rice, Jody Layman, Chris Layman, Jim Denton, Chris James, and Matt Heck.
Family and friends may
sign the guest register online at www.manesfuneralhome.com.
Manes Funeral Home in