Mrs. Rebecca Nicole “Nickie” Rice, age 40, of Blackshear, passed away late Friday night (2/5/21) at her residence following a courageous battle with cancer.
Born December 22, 1980 in Waycross, she was a daughter of James Glenn Booth, Sr. and Elaine Bryant Booth. She grew up in Waycross before moving to Pierce County in the early 2000’s. She was a sales clerk at the Dollar Tree and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Amie Booth; and a brother, Jamie Booth.
Survivors include her husband, Michael Rice of Blackshear; 2 children, Alex Zanders (Katie) and Alana Rice, both of Blackshear; a nephew, Jason Booth of Patterson; a niece, Mallory Booth Gardner of Patterson; a great nephew and niece, Gracie Gardner and Jayson Booth, both of Patterson; special friend, Papa Shorty Martin of Blackshear; and many other family members and friends.
A graveside funeral service will take place Monday morning (2/8/21) at 11 a.m. at Waters Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the cemetery one hour prior to the service.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing online at www.hartfh.com.
Hart Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.
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