In Memory of



Obituary for Myrtle Rice

Myrtle Elizabeth Rice, 95, of Roanoke, Virginia, passed away on Saturday, April 23, 2022.

She was born in Roanoke, Va., to James Henry Rice and Helen Vaughan Peters. In addition to her parents, her siblings who have predeceased Elizabeth are James Hampton Rice, Joseph Abraham Rice, Martha Katherine Rademacher, Helen Louise Ridgeway, Annie Mae Varcak, and Audrey Jean Horsley.

Elizabeth is survived by her beloved brothers, John Thomas Rice and Philip Carroll Rice and his wife, Joyce, and many loving nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 2, 2022, at Oakey’s Roanoke Chapel with visitation one hour prior to the service. Inurnment will follow at Lithia Baptist Church, 201 Church Hill Road, Buchanan, VA 24066.