Rachel was born June 11, 1959. She graduated with honors from Crater High School class of 1977. She loved cheerleading, baking, crocheting, making people laugh, and being a mother.

Rachel is survived by her father, Milton Arthur Decker, of Central Point, Ore.; brother, Alan Decker, of Medford, Ore.; daughter, Lindsey Rice, of Central Point; son, Steven Rice, of Medford; and two granddaughters, Amari and Harper. Rachel was preceded in death by her mother, Ellen Kay Lucinda Stephenson.

A celebration of life ceremony will be held February 2, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. at the Conger-Morris Central Point Chapel, officiated by Scott Randol.

In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that contributions be made as a donation in memory of Rachel Rice to the National Alliance on Mental Illness at NAMI of Southern Oregon, P.O. Box 8018, Medford, OR 97501.