Published On: Wed, May 18th, 2016

R. Steven Rice – obituary


steve riceR. Steven Rice, 53, went to be with the Lord on Monday, April 25, 2016.

He was born Aug. 3, 1962 in Macon County.

He worked for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America in Cherokee and Snowbird Youth Centers as a Development/Fundraising Officer. He moved to Choctaw, Miss. to open Clubs for the youth there and ended his career with B&GCA in North Central Georgia.

His goal in life was to work with and help children and families.

He is survived by his parents, Ralph and Linda Rice; brother Phil Rice and Sandi; and sister Joan Welch and Jeff; three nieces, MeLisa, Britany, and Katie; two nephews, Christopher and Jacob; and special friends, Sam and Helga.

A Memorial Service was held on Saturday, April 30 at the Clarks Chapel Methodist Church.  Donations can be made to the church and family, Ralph & Linda Rice 754 Lake Emory Rd Franklin, NC 28735.