June 11, 2016
Mr. Lester Paul Rice, age 83 of Harriman, Tennessee passed away on Friday, June 10, 2016 and went Home to be with the Lord. Mr. Rice attended South Harriman, Baptist Church in South Harriman Tennessee. Lester owned and operated an Antique car restoration business in Midtown (Peggy Craft Restorers) for many years until his retiring. His Son Curtis continues on the Family business.
Lester is preceded in death by Wife: Jayne Elene Rice; Parents: J. H. (Pop) and Peggy Rice; Brother: Julian (Sonny) Rice; Son-in-law: Tony Duff; and Daughter-in-law: Janet Rice
He is survived by:
Son: Curtis Rice (Jane) of Harriman, Tennessee
Daughter: Mary Duff of Harriman, Tennessee
Brother: Arthur Rice (Dana) of Lenoir City, Tennessee
Special Sisters-in-law: Harriet Southers and Sandra Nelson
Grandchildren: Jody Rice (Ashley), Mandy Upchurch, and Emily Duff (Jonathan Cooper)
Great-Grandchildren: Tory, Alex, and Macy Upchurch; Gavin and Gage Rice
Many Other Special Family who Loved him very Much
Many Friends in the Roane County Community
Arrangements are announced as the follows: Tuesday, June 14, 2016, Family will receive Friends from 5:00pm to 7:00pm in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary in Rockwood, Tennessee Funeral will follow at 7:00pm with Rev. Matt Edwards, officiating. Interment and Concluding Services will be held on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 10:00am in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood, Tennessee.
In Lieu of Flowers, Family requests Donations be sent to the American Cancer Society or The Church fund of your choice in the Memory of Lester P. Rice
Evans Mortuary of Rockwood is serving the Family of Mr. Lester Paul Rice.