|Birth: ||Nov. 13, 1937|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Aug. 31, 2012|
Frankie was the daughter of Fred William 'Bill' Rice and Ruth Mae Berry Rice. She had no middle name, but a lot of friends call her Jackie.
In her younger days, before & after having children, she waited on tables. She worked for Kresge's during & after it became Kmart & worked in the cafeteria, and then as a cashier.
She leaves behind her daughters and son-in-laws Bobbie Dee Long Lamberson-Poston and Scott Poston of Carnesville, GA; Barbara "Barbi" Dee Long (Clay)Hulse of Comer, GA; Bonnie Dee Long of Knoxville, IN; Brendalee Dee Long of Hohenwald, TN; siblings Ida Flores and Brown Rice of Adrian, MI; thirteen grandchildren and twenty-two great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband Victor LeRoy Long, son Billy Dee Long, brother Ben Rice (who just passed less then 4 days earlier.. it was the day of his funeral), sisters, Thelma (Reed)Hernandez, Eunice (Rice)Caldwell, Lily (Rice)Phillips and niece Tammy Phillips Earley.
Following a private family gathering at Berry Funeral Home a memorial service celebrating her life will be held and burial will be in the Berry Family Cemetery in Carter Co., TN. Frankie's 1st cousin, Henry Berry, gave a graveside service.
Berry Funeral Home in Elberton, GA was respectfully in charge of the funeral arrangements.
Love & miss you mom....
Fred William Rice (1894 - 1973)
Ruth Mae Berry Rice (1909 - 1944)
Victor LeRoy Long (1931 - 2004)
Billy Dee Long (1959 - 2007)*
Virginia Rice Blalock (1920 - 2009)**
Margaret Rice (1923 - 2007)**
Thelma Juanita Reed Hernandez (1931 - 2000)**
Ben Buster Rice (1934 - 2012)*
Frankie Rice Robinson (1937 - 2012)
Eunice Dimples Rice Caldwell (1940 - 2008)*
Lily Wanda Rice Phillips (1942 - 2001)*
Created by: TwinA
Record added: Sep 07, 2012
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