Frances N. Rice, 87, of Rome, passed away on Monday, January 1, 2018, at a local assisted living facility. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 4, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Oaknoll Chapel with the Reverend Mikel Garrett officiating. Interment will follow at Floyd Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until the service time. In lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests that donations be made to Dykes Creek Baptist Church in Mrs. Rice’s memory. Miller and Richards Oaknoll Chapel Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to serve Mrs. Rice’s family. Please visit www.oaknollchapel.com to share your memories or leave a condolence message.