Susan Dale Rice

Susan Dale Rice

Susan Dale Rice departed this life to meet her Savior on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020. She resided in Hopewell. Susan was born Aug. 20, 1968, and was 52 years old. She was a ray of sunshine wherever she went, loved her family deeply and was helpful and considerate of others. Susan graduated from Bluestone High School, went to Southside Community College, Longwood University and received her Master’s Degree from VCU.

Susan is survived by her father and mother, Cecil A. and Dotty M. Rice of Buffalo Junction; brother Randy Rice (Lynn) of Danville; sister Teresa R. Matthews (David) of Townsville, North Carolina; nephew Zachary Rice of Danville; nieces Hannah R. Barber (Cameron) of Pueblo, Colorado and Dana M. Stortz (Lance) and son Aiden of Greenville, North Carolina. She leaves an abundance of family and friends to miss her.

Any memorials may be sent to your organization of choice or Gravel Hill Baptist Church, Buffalo Junction, VA 24529.

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The family is being served by Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home, Clarksville.