Donnie Ray Rice Obituary:
Funeral Date: 11/6/2007
Donnie Ray Rice, age 62, of Warren, Arkansas died Sunday, November 4, at Bradley County Medical Center. He was born October 22, 1945 in Banks, Arkansas a son of the late George Rice and Beadie Cathey Rice. He was a Baptist, a mason and the owner of Donnie’s Used Autos. Surviving are 2 sons Randy Rice, Warren, Ark. and Ricky Rice, Wilmar, Ark; 2 sisters Shirley Simmons and Erma Denton both of Warren, Ark; 2 grandchildren Steven Rice, Brandon Rice both of Warren; his fiancée Dolly Layton, Warren, Ark. A sister Cornellia Williams preceded him in death. Funeral services were 1:30pm, Tuesday, November 6, at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Buddy Lemons officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Burial was in Williams Cemetery near Banks by Frazer’s Funeral Home of Warren. Active pallbearers were Keith Bates, Billy Smith, Gary Simmons, Danny Joe Young, Jerry Denton and Randy McDaniels. Honorary pallbearers were John McDaniels, Keith Gates and Brandon Brown.