Joe Luther ‘Jay’ Rice
CINCINNATI, Ohio – Joe Luther “Jay” Rice, 82, of Cincinnati, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. He was a U.S. Army veteran and worked for more than 53 years at Grady’s Veterinarian Hospital in Fineytown.
He was the son of the late Joe Rice and the late Essie Dice Rice.
He is survived by his wife, Jessie Bell Hatchett Rice, Horse Cave; two daughters, Anita G. Brents and the late Leonard Brents, Cave City, Marguerite Rice, Horse Cave; three sons, Billy J. Rice, Cincinnati, Ohio, Antonio “Tony” Rice, Horse Cave, Rayvond Rice and wife Dolly, DeSoto, Texas; three step-sons, Maurice Rice and wife Joyce, Horse Cave, Jardane Rice and wife Michelle, Louisville, Anthony Rice, Cave City; three sisters, Verda Thornton and husband Emmitt, Hattie Perry and husband Johnny, Alice Shirley and husband Ricky, all of Munfordville; one brother, Eugene Rice, Munfordville; special friends, Letticia Townsley, Jeff Grady; very special daughter, Marsha Grady Weiss; host of nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at Friendship Baptist Church in Horse Cave, with Rev. Michael Moore and Rev. Michael Rice officiating. Interment will be at Woodsonville Memorial Gardens, Munfordville. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at the church.
Brooks Funeral Home in Munfordville is in charge of arrangements.
BOWLING GREEN – Juanita Johnson Bird, 84, of Bowling Green, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at her residence.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel, with burial in Brownsville City Cemetery.
GLASGOW – Gladys Jewell Payne Birge, 93, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at Glasgow Health & Rehabilitation Center.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Friday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in White Cemetery.
GLASGOW – Callie Catherine Saltsman Jeffries, 91, of Glasgow, died Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at her home.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Big Meadow Cemetery.
HORSE CAVE – Gladys Z. Sandidge, 63, formerly of Hardyville, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at Caverna Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in New Liberty Cemetery.