|Birth: ||Jul. 18, 1946|
|Death: ||Nov. 3, 2011|
Claude Franklin Rice Jr.
Funeral services were conducted Monday, Nov. 7, 2011 for Claude Franklin Rice Jr., 65, formerly of the area, who died on Nov. 3, 2011, at his brother's home.
Claude was born on July 18, 1946, in Columbia, La., the son of Claude Franklin Sr. and Virgie Lucille (Cox) Rice.
An Air Force veteran, he worked as a factory laborer before retiring from Maytag Refrigeration.
He is survived by two sons, Michael and Mitchell Rice; four daughters, Kelly Leake, Kimberly Rains, Ruth Nation and Rebecca Rice; six grandchildren; five brothers, Lloyd, Vernon, Leroy, Eddie and Johnny Rice; and a sister, Inez Boland.
Visitation and service was held at the Wood River United Pentecostal Church. Pastor Lee Jackson officiated.
Private internment was in the columbarium at Wanda Cemetery in South Roxana.
Marks Mortuary in Wood River was in charge of arrangements
November 23, 2011 9:27 PM
Claude Franklin Rice (1920 - 2011)
Virgie Lucille Cox Rice (1927 - 2005)
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