Age: 70Address: Lower Browns Creek
Date of Death: Saturday, December 29, 2012
Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Details: Virginia Rice Huskins of Lower Browns Creek passed away on Saturday, December 29th at her home. She was a daughter of the late Walt and Lucille Ball Rice and the wife of Fred R. Huskins, who passed away in 2011. She was also preceded in death by 3 sisters: Wannell Gurley, Shirley Rice and Pauline Peak and a brother, Vernice T. Rice. Virginia had worked in the past at Blue Bell and Baxters. She loved yard selling, working her puzzles and watching Nascar Racing.
Surviving are her daughters: Miriam Ayers and husband, Danny, of Green Mountain and Christina Geouge and husband, Marvin, of Seven Mile Ridge; son, Keith Huskins and wife, Pat, of Barnardsville; sister, Barbara Bolick of Burnsville; grandchildren: Stephen Ayers, Kandias Honeycutt, Tony Ayers, Dylan Geouge, Walker Geouge, Matthew Huskins, Emily Huskins, Dawn Wilson and Leah Wilson; great-granchildren: Dalton Bell, Olivia and Eden Ayers and Ava Honeycutt. Several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews also survive. The family would like to say a very special thank you to Virginia’s hospice nurses: Lisa Simmone, Janna Campbell and Kelly Hughes.
Funeral services will he held at 2 p.m. on Monday, December 31st, 2012 in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Service. Rev. Charles Ray Carroll will officiate. Burial will be in the Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorial donations be made to help with funeral expenses.