Elizabeth Rice Smith, 91

Elizabeth Rice Smith, 91 of Shelbiana, Ky passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at Landmark nursing home in Elkhorn City, Ky. Elizabeth was born December 28, 1926 in Pineville, Ky to the late Ewing and Sarah Rice. She was a caregiver and a member of the church of God. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her Husband Harlan Adkins, four brothers Ken Rice, Peat Rice, Elmer Rice and Ewing Rice Jr. She was survived by three sons Thomas Lee Adkins (Diane) of Mililani, Hawaii, Prentis Adkins (Susie) of Shelbiana, Ky and Ralph Adkins (Lorna) of Phyllis, Ky. Two daughters Shelia Johnson (William) of Riverview, Mi, and Larretta Hay (Ken) of Gladwin, Mi. One brother Ralph Rice of Estill Springs, Tn. Two sisters Jeweldene Ballard of Willis, Mi, and Bulah Kejeci of Sevierville, Tn. Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 26, 2018 from the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel from 6-10pm with a service starting at 7pm with Marc Bentley officiating. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 11am from the Uht Funeral Home in Westland, MI


  1. Teresa(missy) ratliff says

    So sorry to hear about Elizabeth I got close to her at the nursing home.and some of her family. I’ll be praying for you all.

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