Loyd Lee Rice

Monday, June 2, 2014

Loyd Lee Rice, 79, of Ravenden, Ark., passed away May 31, 2014, at the Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

He was born on April 23, 1935, and was the son of the late Garland and Gladys (Hopkins) Rice.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Virginia Rice, and his brothers, Johnny Floyd Rice, Billie Rice and Marlin Rice.

He is survived by his daughters, Pamela Rice of Oregon and Teresa Rice of Florida; sons, Allan Lee Rice of Alabama and Greg Rice of Alabama; eight grandchildren; his brothers, Virgil Rice of McDougal, Ark. and Owen Rice of Corning, Ark.; his sisters, Louise Fennell of Piggott and Carolyn Morrisett of Pollard and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, June 2, 2014, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel in Piggott, Ark. Burial followed in the Post Oak Cemetery in McDougal, Ark. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., was in charge of the arrangements.