James H. Rice

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By The Staff

James H. Rice, 95, died April 14, 2009, at his residence following a long illness.

A native of Owen County, he was born, July 9, 1913, was a farmer, and retired from Kentucky State Government. He was a member of Thornhill Baptist Church.

He was the son of the late James C. and Anna B. Brissy Rice and was also preceded in death by two daughters, Lois Faye Neal and Carolyn Jean Rice; a grandson, Todd Neal; two brothers, Marvin Edgar Rice and Curtis Rice; and three sisters, Gertrude Rice, Alma Riddle and Mable Malcomb.

He is survived by his wife, Eunice Katherine Jones Rice; his son, James David Rice of Sellersburg, Ind.; his brother, Ralph C. Rice of Walton; four grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted April 16, 2009, with the Rev. David Wotier officiating. Burial was in Georgetown Cemetery. 

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 208 Steele St., Frankfort, KY 40601.

Condolences may be shared via the online guest book at  www. harrodbrothersfuneralhome.com.