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In Memory of

Marjorie A. RIce

December 18, 1929 - May 13, 2017

Obituary


Marjorie Ann Thacker Rice, age 87 of Birmingham went home to be with her Lord on Saturday, May 13, 2017. She was a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her husband, Terry M. Rice. Marj was an avid golfer with 4 holes-in-1. She was also the piano player for the all-girls orchestra called Melo Girls and later was in the combo Peg and Marj. She loved Auburn Athletics and especially Auburn Football. Survivors include her daughter, Maricia Taylor (Mickey); sons: Terry M. Rice, Jr. (Terra) and James T. Rice (Patricia);...

Marjorie Ann Thacker Rice, age 87 of Birmingham went home to be with her Lord on Saturday, May 13, 2017. She was a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her husband, Terry M. Rice. Marj was an avid golfer with 4 holes-in-1. She was also the piano player for the all-girls orchestra called Melo Girls and later was in the combo Peg and Marj. She loved Auburn Athletics and especially Auburn Football. Survivors include her daughter, Maricia Taylor (Mickey); sons: Terry M. Rice, Jr. (Terra) and James T. Rice (Patricia); grandchildren: Marcus, Nichole, Kacie, Emily, Abby and Thacker; six great grandchildren. Her graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Elmwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Ridout’s Elmwood Chapel, 205-251-7227, is directing.