Rita A. Rice, 62 of Greenville, Ohio passed away passed away on Thursday July 14, 2016 at 1:59 AM at Reid Hospital. She was born September 15, 1953 in Urbana, Ohio the daughter of the late Victor & Ruby (Holderman) Smith.
She was a hair stylist and owner/operator of Hair in Motion. She was a member of the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary.
She is preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her significant other: Ron Grilliot; daughters & son in law: Melissa & Chris Grote of Greenville & Amy Rice of Greenville; grandchildren: Sydney & Tytan Grote, Kaden, Kolin, & Kenzi Rice; siblings & spouses: Tom & Nancy Smith of West Liberty, Susan & Jim Phillips of West Liberty, Jim & Brooke Smith of West Liberty, & John & Vikki Venneman of Bellefontaine; numerous nieces & nephews.
Services will be held on Monday July 18, 2016 at 10:30 AM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio with Rev. Gary Cloyd officiating. Burial will follow in Greenville Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Sunday July 17, 2016 at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society.
Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com