Funeral service was held Feb. 23 at Franklin United Methodist Church, Denmark, with the Revs. Alfred Griffin and Johnny Rice officiating. Lebby Funeral Home of Denmark was in charge of the arrangements.
Mr. Rice was born Feb. 22, 1941 in Bamberg County. He was the son of the late Gussie C. Rice and Milford Rice. He joined the Springfield United Methodist Church. He was predeceased by one son, Larry Rice and two brothers, Marvin and Sammie Rice. He owned his own landscaping company.