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Ms. Vivian C. Rice

August 14, 1969 ~ July 14, 2021 (age 51)

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Vivian Rice, mother, transitioned Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at her home in Newport News, Virginia surrounded by her family after a hard-fought battle with cancer. 

Ms. Rice was born Vivian Christina Carrion in 1969 in Massachusetts, to biological parents Santiago Carrion and Nidia Chaves and step-parents Mary Anne and Elroy Jones. She is survived by her two children, Carlos and Christopher, along with her three siblings, Luis, Ramon, and Zack. 

Viewing for Ms. Rice will be held from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at C.C. Carter Funeral Home, Inc.

Graveside services for Ms. Rice will take place 11:00 a.m., Thursday, July 22, 2021 at Parklawn Memorial Park. 

It is the desire of the Rice/ Carrion family that you would keep them in your thoughts and prayers.

The family of Ms. Vivian C. Rice  has entrusted her final care to the staff of C.C. Carter Funeral Home, Inc.



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A Walk Through Viewing
July 21, 2021

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
C.C. Carter Funeral Home
3314 Roanoke Ave
Newport News, VA 23607

Graveside Service
July 22, 2021

11:00 AM
Parklawn Memorial Park
2551 N. Armstead Ave.
Hampton, VA 23666

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