George Earl Rice, 58, resident of 1718 Marshall Rd. died January 20, 2013 at Hospice of Laurens County.
Born in Greenwood, March 9, 1954, he was a son of the late Charles Stanley and Addie Keys Bonds Rice. He was a graduate of Greenwood High School and earned a BA degree in Business from Lander University. George was a member of Woodfields Baptist Church.
Surviving are a brother, Charles Stanley, Jr. and wife Pamala Lindley Rice of Mauldin; a niece, Shannon Ballew and husband Todd; a nephew, Nicholas Rice and a great-nephew, Peyton Rice. He was predeceased by nephew, Christopher Rice.
Graveside services will be conducted at 1 PM Tuesday at Greenwood Memorial Gardens with Rev. Sam Thomason officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorials be made to Woodfields Baptist Church, 1708 Marshall Rd., Greenwood, SC 29646 or to Hospice of Laurens County, PO Box 178, Clinton, SC 29325.
For online condolences please visit www.blythfuneralhome.com.
Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Rice family.