MEBANE, N.C. - Morine Rice Mills, 77, of 114 E. Laramie Drive, died Jan. 14, 2013 at the Brian Center in Yanceyville, N.C.
A native of Alamance County, N.C., she was a retired manager of Rose's Department Store, working there for over 40 years, and a former member of the Merchants Association. She was a member of Mebane Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include daughter, Carolyn Mills Fox of McLeansville, N.C.; grandchildren, Carl Mills, Anthony Fox, Stephen Fox and Stephanie Fox; sisters, Doris Franklin of Swepsonville, N.C. and Jean Fox of Mebane; brother, Donald Rice (Priscilla) of Mebane; and sister-in-law, Jo Rice of Mebane.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Ray Mills; parents, William Taft Rice and Annie Bell Ball Rice; sister, Gearline Paulette; brother, Bobby Rice; and brothers-in-law, James Franklin and Morris Fox.
The family will receive friends at McClure Funeral Home in Mebane from 6 until 8 Thursday evening. At other times they will be at the residence.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, 2013 at Mebane Presbyterian Church by Dr. Jeffrey Smith, Pastor. Entombment will follow in the Alamance Memorial Park Mausoleum.
Online condolences may be sent to www.mcclurefuneralservice.net