Johnson City Press Thursday, July 2, 2015


Published February 15th, 2014 10:44 pm

Dianna Rice, 58, passed away in the early morning hours on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at her home.
She was born March 25, 1955 in Mansfield, Ohio to the late Dorotha and James H. Lane. Dianna resided in Johnson City most of her life.
Dianna Faye Rice graduated from Happy Valley High School and worked in Home Health Care. She was of the Christian faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by daughter, Holly Scalf Bradley.
Survivors include daughter, Dee Dee Scalf and Edan Gillette; sons, Charlie & wife, Angela Scalf and Josh Rice; sisters, Rita Church, Tracy Greene, Connie Layne, and Gwen Duggar; brother, Joey Layne; grandchildren, Gia & Keirian Cagle, Hannah, Josiah, Jacob & Isaac Scalf, Justice Gillette, and Kayleigh Rice; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at Snyder’s Memorial Gardens on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. with the Funeral Services immediately following. Reverend Jerry Stout will officiate.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at Snyder’s Memorial Gardens, 1:00 p.m.
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Snyder’s Memorial Gardens is proudly serving the Rice family.