Grace I. Tice

Grace I. Tice, 93, Mankato, formerly of Hoxie, died Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at Jewell County Hospital, Mankato.

She was born Nov. 25, 1918, in rural Decatur County to Amel C. Anderson and Mable M. Conklin.

She married Merlin Tice on April 26, 1942, in rural Decatur. He preceded her in death Oct. 9, 1989.

Survivors include a son, Leland Tice and wife, Sheryl, Mankato; a son-in-law, Gayle Dible and wife, Linda, Oakley; two grandsons, Larry Dible, Goodland, and Gary Dible and wife, Kelly, Sidney, Neb.; step-grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Phyllis Dible.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Hoxie United Methodist Church; burial in Hoxie City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday, with family receiving friends from 5 to 7 p.m. at Mickey-Leopold Funeral Home, Hoxie.

Memorials are suggested to Sheridan County Health Complex, Hoxie United Methodist Church or Jewell County Hospital in care of the funeral home.