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Sylvia Winstead Rice

April 11, 1935 — November 5, 2023

Bath formerly of Wilson

Sylvia Winstead Rice

Sylvia Winstead Rice, 88 of Bath, formerly of Wilson passed away Sunday, November 5, 2023.  Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday afternoon at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  Interment will follow in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson.  Pastor Wayne Whitley will officiate.

 

The family will receive friends Tuesday afternoon from 1 – 1:45 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.

 

Before moving to Bath, Sylvia lived in Wilson, a city she loved and was proud to call home.

 

Sylvia is survived by her son, Frankie Rice of Bath; granddaughters, Erin Lee Rice of Hickory, and Jamie Rice of Greenville, and great granddaughters, Abigail Delbert and Lillian Delbert.

 

She was preceded in death by her husband, George Rice; parents, Wiley and Sallie Winstead; sisters, Mildred, Ruby Mae, Doris and Joan, and her brother, Rufus Winstead.

 

Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.

 

 

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