Minnie F. (O’Neil) Rice Huffman, 80, of Mason, passed away on Friday morning, March 8, 2013, at St. Mary’s Medical Center, in Huntington. Minnie was a foster grandmother at New Haven Elementary School and was a member of the Christian United Brethren Church, in Mason. She was born December 2, 1932, in Leon, a daughter to the late Morgan and Alma (Wilson) O’Neil. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Charles T. Rice and Clarence A. Huffman.
Minnie is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Janie and Donald Miller, of Leon and Susie and Richard Oliver, of Winchester, Ky.; her grandchildren, Renee Ware, Kendra Poe, Misty Strain, Donna Miller and Michelle Miller; seven great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters-in-law, Willie and Fern O’Neil, of Point Pleasant, Jackie and Catherine O’Neil, of Ohio; and her sister, Frances Gardner, of Point Pleasant.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 10, 2013, at the Crow-Hussell Funeral Home, with Rev. Charles Cundiff officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Zion Cemetery, in Leon. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Saturday evening, at the funeral home.
Minnie’s care has been entrusted to Crow-Hussell Funeral Home. You may use the online registry at: www.crowhussellfh.com.