• Linda Rice
    Linda Rice

Linda Rice

FRANKLIN - Linda Rice, 76, of Franklin passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019.

Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Henry Sanders and Faye Dowde Sanders. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph C. Rice, and son, Steve Rice. 

Linda attended Clarks Chapel United Methodist Church. She enjoyed going to Harrah’s Casino and playing bingo with her friends.

She is survived by her children, Phillip Rice (Sandy) of San Diego, California and Joan Welch (Jeff) of Franklin; and five grandchildren.

A memorial service was held Sunday, June 9, in the chapel of Macon Funeral Home. The Rev. Jamie Passmore officiated.

Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.

The Franklin Press

Mailing Address:
40 Depot Street
Franklin, NC 28744 

Phone: 828-524 2010
Fax: 828-524-8821