|Birth: ||Jun. 8, 1926|
|Death: ||Jul. 18, 2012|
Denty Rice, 86, a resident of Greenfield, died Wednesday, July 18, 2012, at his residence. He was born June 8, 1926, in Knobel, Arkansas, to the late Charles W. Rice and Ida Rice. As a boy, he also lived in Tangipahoa, Louisiana.
A World War II Veteran of the Navy, he served aboard the USS Storm King from 1943 until 1946. He was a retired driver for Central Swallow Coach Lines of Greenfield, an operator of a private nursing home, and owned and operated rental properties locally. He was a member of the VFW and the American Legion, and together with his wife they created a variety of crafts. He was an avid fisherman and small game hunter.
He is survived by his wife Dorothy "Dot" [Shrake] Rice of Greenfield, sons Dennis Rice, Don, and Gary Huffman of Greenfield; daughters, Judy Sharpe of Gulf Shores, Ala., Wanda Johnson, and Charlene Short both of Greenfield; several grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren.
Specifically: Interment In Hancock County
Created by: Chuck X
Record added: Dec 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102298670
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