Mary Florence Rials, 92, of Ridgeland, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at Highland Home in Ridgeland.
Graveside services will be 10 am Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Georgetown Cemetery in Copiah County. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements.
Miss Rials was born January 17, 1922 to Bessie and Arthur Rials at Georgetown.
Spending much of her life as a companion/caregiver, she had lived in various places around the state and had spent the last several years in the Jackson area.
Her church was First Assembly of God in Jackson to which she was faithful as long as her health permitted.
Her love for flowers and birds was evident in the year round blooms and bird feeders outside her window.
Preceded her in death are brothers, W. D. and Paul R. Rials.
Survivors include: sisters, Audrey Hardin, Pauline Rials and Rosa Ann Woodrick, all of Ridgeland; nieces, Mary Joyce Cummings of Austin, TX, Norma Russell of Crystal Springs, and Brenda Way of Harrisville; nephews, Aaron Rials of Seminary, Donnie Rials of Georgetown, Tommy Rials and Terry Rials of Crystal Springs, Roger Rials of Utica, Paul Rials of Ridgeland, Steve Rials of Jackson and Jim Woodrick of Ridgeland.