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Forrest Rice

Forrest Rice, 71, of Cecil, passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at Paulding County Hospital.

Forrest was born in Hyden, Kentucky on December 26, 1943, a son of the late Nora (Woods) and Ance  Rice.

He worked as a machinist at Dana Weatherhead in Antwerp. 

In 1968 Forrest married Betsy Gibson.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Betsy; son, Scott (Jamie) all of Cecil; siblings, James (Fredia) of Louisville, KY, Wilma (Lester) Couch of Rineyville, KY & Lonnie (Tom) Turner of Atlanta, GA; grandchildren, Avery, Ashlynn & Braydon Rice & Austin Bortel; and great granddaughter, Bayla.

Services are private at the convenience of family.

His family was assisted by Dooley Funeral Homes of Antwerp & Payne, Ohio.

Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com


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We are so sorry to hear of your loss. We will Keep your family in our prayers.

Rob & Renee Ely Dec 12 2015 12:00 AM

Betsy, Scott and family,

Please know that our family's love, prayers, and sympathy is with you at this difficult time. We are praying for your comfort and strength now and in the days ahead. Sally

Sally Gross Dec 12 2015 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Forrest Rice

Regina Rice Carrier and family. Dec 12 2015 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of loss for you.

Dinah Dec 12 2015 12:00 AM

We are saddened to learn of this. We have many fond memories of our very dear neighbors and friends, Betsy & "Forestie". (:- Ecc. 3
I suppose since Jesus was a carpenter, he and Forest have a lot to talk about, eh? We love you!

Pat & Lem Dec 11 2015 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Forrest Rice

Pat Colwell, with love. Dec 11 2015 12:00 AM

Scott, Jamie, and family we are so sorry to hear about your loved one. You are all in our prayers. Love you.

Shane & NIcole Lockhart & Kids Dec 11 2015 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Forrest Rice

Jim Bissell Dec 11 2015 12:00 AM

so sorry of hearing of forrest passing. we had quite a chat at braydons birthday party also with betsy.. sorry Jamie and scott also Ashlyn avery. all of you are in our thoughts and prayers.you will be missed by all of your family.

rex and cathy shaner ( jamies grandma and grandpa) Dec 11 2015 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Forrest Rice

rich & deb & cory adams Dec 11 2015 12:00 AM

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