Barbara Atkinson Rice will celebrate her 90th birthday on Jan. 11. She was born in 1924 in Bountiful, the youngest of six children (Hannah, Don, Dorothy, Nora, Beth) to Charles William and Elizabeth Garrett Atkinson. She has been a life-long resident of Davis County and currently lives in Centerville with her husband of 71 years, Herald D. “Scott” Rice.
She is the mother of four children: Mike (JoAnn) Rice, Joan (Don) Klemm, Todd (Wendy) Rice, and Monica (Matt) McNeil. She is grandmother to 10 grandchildren and great-grandmother to 14 great-grandchildren.
She will celebrate her special day at a party given by her children and grandchildren. Congratulations, Mom! We love you!