LaVerne Rice Kimble, 82, of Henrietta, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013.
Memorial services will be held 2 p.m., Saturday, March 2, 2013 at the Church of Christ in Henrietta. Minister Todd Davis will officiate. Inurnment will be in Hope Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Mrs. Kimble was born the youngest of 11 children on Sept. 12, 1930 in Lockney to Virgil and Dovie Gordon Lambert. She married Herman Rice and later married Raymond A. Kimble. She owned and operated the Steak House Restaurant in Henrietta for 20 years. She was an active member of Central Church of Christ and was previously a member of the Randolph Church of Christ in Universal City, and the Church of Christ in Henrietta.
She is preceded in death by her husbands, Herman Marshal Rice and Raymond A. Kimble; a son, Bobby Herman Rice; and 10 brothers and sisters.
Survivors include three daughters, Jeane Goodwin and husband John of Amarillo, Darlene Harris and family of Denton, N.C., and Betty Anderson and family of Justin; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Memorials can be made to BSA Hospice, P.O. Box 950, Amarillo, Texas 79105; or to the Church of Christ, 101 S. Burnett, Henrietta, Texas 76365.