Claudia Rice

Claudia N. "Jil" Rice

1928 - 2018

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Obituary of Claudia N. Rice

Claudia Nelle Rice was born on October 12, 1928 in Coffeyville, KS to Claude C. and Nellie E. (Froman) Grove.  Jil as she was affectionately known, passed from this life on Tuesday, Christmas Day, 2018 at her home at the age of 90.

She married Edward Francis Rice, Jr. in Coffeyville, KS and they just celebrated their 70 year anniversary on December 10, 1948.

Jil was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Chris Alan Rice; a brother, Jack F. Grove and a son-in-law, James L. Hays.  She is survived by her husband, Edward, of the home; a daughter and son-in-law, Cindy and Jerry Rose, aslo of the home.


Funeral Service

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday, December 27, 2018
First United Methodist Church
1115 S. Boulder Avenue
Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States

Final Resting Place

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday, December 27, 2018
Restlawn Cemetery
2405 Woodland Ave.
Coffeyville, Kansas, United States