KENT, Ethel V. Rice

KENT, Ethel V. Rice, 94, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at her home.

She was born March 27, 1919, in Tyler County, West Virginia, daughter of the late Ernest Finley Rice and Golda Rosella Eastham Rice.

Ethel was a retired employee from the American Cancer Society and a former cook at Riverdale Elementary School in Maryland. She was a member of the Church of Christ in St. Clairsville, Ohio and Manassas, VA.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Neil C. Kent; her daughter, Susan Jane Foy; and a brother, Harry Rice.

She is survived by her son-in-law, David Foy of Bristow, Virginia; two grandsons, Eric David Foy and his wife, Ashleigh of Leesburg, Virginia and Brian Andrew Foy of Alexandria, Virginia; two brothers, William L. “Bill” Rice of St. Clairsville, Clarence F. Rice of Newport, Ohio; a sister, Bessie Jane Hardy of La Vergne, Tennessee.

Family and friends will be received at Toothman Funeral Home in St. Clairsville, Ohio on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.

Services will be held on Friday, June 7th at the Church of Christ in St. Clairsville at 11 a.m., with Everett Hutson officiating.

Committal Services and Burial will be held at the National Memorial Park in Falls Church, Virginia on Monday, June 10th at 2 p.m., with Barry Bryson officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.