RITA ANN BRIAN, 76, of Cox's Creek, passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at Baptist Health.
She was the former Rita Edlin, a retired employee of Ford Motor Company, and a devout member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Carroll Brian.
Rita is survived by one daughter, Linda Maria Walters; three sons, Wade Joseph, Anthony Jerome, and Shawn Michael Brian; along with six grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church with burial in St. Francis Xavier Church Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home, Mt. Washington.
Memorial gifts may be made to the American Cancer Society .