|Birth: ||Mar. 18, 1944|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 1999|
Roger Rice, 54, of 755 Allentown Road, Harrisburg, died at 5:45 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, 1999 at Harrisburg Medical Center.
He was born on March 18, 1944, in Harrisburg to the late Clyde Rice and to Grace (Dooley) Rice of Galatia.
Mr. Rice was a retired miner from Peabody Coal Co., a farmer and carpenter. He was a member of the Raleigh Masonic Lodge No. 128.
On Sept. 12, 1964 in Harrisburg, he married the former Loretta Jackson. She survives along with his mother, Grace Rice of Galatia; two sons and daughters-in-law, Kevin and Dana Rice of Harrisburg and Alan and Dina Rice of Ebensburg, Pa.; a daughter, Lori and husband, Steve Baggett of Harrisburg; a sister, Virginia Peyton of Artesia, N.M.; and seven grandchildren, Allix, Clayton, Samantha and Haley Baggett and Caleb, Olivia and Joshua Rice.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Sloan Funeral Home in Galatia, where friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday. The Rev. Roy Hughes and the Rev. Hubert Bradley will officiate. Burial will be in the Mount Moriah Cemetery.
Masonic rites will be said at 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home by Raleigh Masonic Lodge No. 128.Memorials may be made to the Mount Moriah Cemetery and may be left at the home.
Clyde Rice (1903 - 1980)
Grace Dooley Rice (1907 - 2003)
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Created by: Darrell Wesley
Record added: Sep 10, 2010
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