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Tony Marvin Rice, 82, Breeding, KY (1933-2016)

He was a native of Lafayette, IN and a resident of Breeding, KY, at the tim of his death. He was the son of the late Clayton R. & Georgia Hart Rice and the widower of Linda Tabor Rice. He leaves 17 direct and three step living descendants. He was a carpenter a was a veteran of the Korean Conflict serving his country in the U. S. Army.
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Tony Marvin Rice, age 82 years of the Breeding community passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at the St. Elizabeth East Hospital in Lafayette, IN.

Funeral service Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 1pmCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Lonny Karnes the officiatiing clergy. Interment will be in Fudge Cemetery, 847 Independence Road, Breeding, KY, with full military honors presented by the local VFW Post 6097. Visitation will be after 12pmNoonCT, on Sunday.

Tony Marvin Rice, 82, Breeding, KY (1933-2016)

He was born on May 25, 1933 in Lafayette, IN. He was the son of the late Clayton R. & Georgia Hart Rice. He died January 27, 2016, in LaFayette, Tippecanoe County, IN at the age of 82 years, eight months, and two days.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Tabor Rice, on May 9, 2014 and two sons Spike Rice & Audie Rice.

He is survived by the following:
  • One son: Clayton (Katrina) Rice of Brookston, IN

  • One daughter: Tess (Lou) Perdue of Lafayette, IN

  • Three step-children: Bobby Tabor of CA, Eddie Tabor of Lafayette, IN & Lora Tabor of TN

  • Five grandchildren

  • Ten great grandchildren

  • Several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends
Send condolences to the family of Tony Marvin Rice

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of funeral arrangements.

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