Sharon Ashley Rice
Funeral Date: 3/6/2017

Obituary:
Sharon Ashley Rice age 68 of Warren, AR died Thursday, March 2nd at the Hospice Home Care in Little Rock, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was born October 7th, 1948 in Little Rock, AR a daughter of Marie Owen Ashley, Redfield, AR and the late Jean Ray Ashley. She was employed at the Bradley County Medical Center with 17 years of service, a member of Orion Missionary Baptist Church and a graduate of the Sheridan Public Schools. She was also proceeded in death by her husband Leonard Rice who passed away March 7th, 2015. Surviving other than her mother, are 2 sons, Marcus Brown and spouse Martha, Fairview, Tenn; and James Brown and spouse Tiffany, Gallatin, Tenn. A brother Kenneth Ray Ashley and spouse Libby, Redfield, AR. and 2 sisters Gail Lewis and spouse Ron, Redfield, AR and Beverley Cloninger, Beebe, AR. A grandchild Anna Marie Brown, Fairview, Tenn. A former husband James Larry Brown and spouse Jane, Burns, Tenn. Funeral service was 1:30 PM Monday, March 6th at Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Jim Ensley officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and soloist was May Etta Mohan. Burial was in Union Cemetery at Rye by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallberers were Eric Ware, Jeremy Rook, Matt Cleminger, Adam Ashley, Andy Ashley, and Grady Lasiter. Memorials preferred to The Orion Missionary Baptist Church 3826, Stagecoach Road, Redfield, AR. or the Union Cemetery Association C/O Aaron Tooke.

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Name: Jim & Emily Lasiter
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Name: Merline Pinson
Message: Prayers for the Family

Name: Danny and Brenda Adair
Message: Remembering your family in our thoughts and prayers. So sorry for your loss.

Name: Brenda McGathy Hicks
Message: I wish I could be there with you all in this time of sorrow. Sharon and I talked about getting together soon when we attended the class reunion in October. Sending prayers for you all. I love you each and every one.

Name: Tammy Hensley
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Name: Sherry Funderburg
Message: I am so sorry to hear this about Ms. Sharon she was a sweet lady . Prayers for all her family

Name: Linda Lawhon
Message: My prayers & heart is with each of you.

Name: Jimmy & Emily Moseley
Message: Love and prayers for the family

Name: Brenda Bramlet
Message: Praying God gives you comfort as only He can.

Name: Susan and Robert Falk
Message: Our deepest and sincere condolences to you and your family. May the Lord Bless your Mother and Father in life eternally

Name: Patti and Donnie Bryant
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Name: Rhonda Simmons
Message: I am so sorry to hear about Sharon. May God comfort you all during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: PHILLIP ALLEN
Message: MY THOUGHTS AND PARYERS ARE WITH YOUR FAMILY. SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT THE LOSS OF SHARON, SHE WAS A DEAR FRIEND AND CLASSMATE. SHE WILL BE MISSED DEARLY. MAY GOD WRAP HIS ARMS AROUND YOUR FAMILY DURING THIS TIME. MAY YOU FLY HIGH LIKE THE ANGEL YOU ARE. RIP

Name: Lana McCormick
Message: I am so sorry to hear about Sharons passing. Love to all of you. Lana