Rebecca R. Piper

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Entered into Rest

May 5, 2017

Rebecca R. Piper, 87 of Urbana, passed away May 5, 2017 in Mercy Memorial Hospital, Urbana, Ohio.
She was born November 21, 1929 in Champaign County. She was an active and devoted member of the Urbana Church of the Nazarene. Rebecca retired from Grimes as an Inspector. She enjoyed camping, reading, senior day trips with her brother Joe and especially spending time with her family and grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughters, Doris (Doug) Boldman and Karen (Roger) Gullett; her daughter-in-law, Vicki McCafferty, her grandchildren, Shane (Amber) Gullett and Shannon McCafferty; great grandchildren, Madison, Owen, Blayne & Tanner; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, John Albert "Bert" and Tennis Marie (Turner) Smith, her husband, Glenn V. Piper her son, Michael McCafferty, her siblings, Julia Stuart, Mable Eubanks, Otis, Joseph, Fred, Howard & Merrill Smith and her cousin, Elizabeth "Tiny" Boyer.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 10, 2017 in the Urbana Church of the Nazarene with Pastor John Ware officiating.
The family will receive friends from 12-1 p.m. prior.
Burial will follow in Oakdale Cemetery, Urbana.
Memorial contributions are requested to the Cancer Association of Champaign County, P. O. Box 38125, Urbana, Ohio 43078.
Services are entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana.
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