Funeral services for Randel O. Grice will be held Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be the Rev. Tom Brown. Interment will follow at Lane Memorial Cemetery in Sibley. The family will receive friends from 4 until 8 p.m. Friday, March 2, 2012.
Mr. Grice was born Oct. 29, 1934 in Pelican and entered into rest Feb. 28, 2012 in Shreveport. He was a long-time member of Trinity Baptist Church in Doyline, was a Gideon, the owner of Grice Roofing since 1969 along with other businesses and a philanthropist. He was an avid coon hunter, loved fishing and other activities.
His parents, Annie Jane and William R. Grice; sisters, Louise, Avery and Ruth; and brothers, Raymond and Allen preceded him in death.
He is survived by his children, Glenda Gribble and husband, Gary of Marshall, Texas, Randel Grice, Jr. and wife, Paula of Bossier City, Carl Grice and wife, Pam of Sibley, Evelyn Walker and husband, David of Sibley and Brenda Jones and husband, Brett of Heflin; wife of many years and mother of his children, Donald M. Grice; 18 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; brother. Rudy; sisters. Gladys, Molly and Myrtle; numerous nieces and nephews; and his business assistant, Georgia Browder.
Pallbearers will be grandsons, Randel O. Grice III, Rex Sanders, Jr., Jacob Jones, Heath Sutton, Clint Heflin and Matthew Walker.
Honorary pallbearers will be Charles Sterling, Michael Sheppard, Robert James Grice, Howard Spillers and Ricky Harris.