Judy Gayle Rice of Charleston, Ark.,
died Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011, in Alamosa,
Colo., from injuries suffered in a motorcycle
accident. She was born March 8,
1947, in Fort Smith to Theodore Williams
and Betty Jo (Beshears) Williams. She was
Judy was a Health Records Service
Specialist for the North Logan Health Unit in Paris, Ark..
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9 at
Brotherton Funeral Home Chapel in Charleston with The
Rev. Bill Van Meter officiating. Burial will be at Caulksville
Cemetery in Caulksville, Ark., under the direction of
Brotherton Brothers Funeral Home in Charleston.
She is survived by her husband of 42 years, Don Rice
of the home; one daughter, Leisa Pfeiffer and husband
Rick of Caulksville; two sons, Cody Rice of Kentucky and
Michael “Fred” Rice of Booneville, Ark.; her father and
mother, Ted and Betty Williams of Pocola; three sisters,
Doris Reichert of Evansville, Ark., Linda Pendergrass of
Cedarville, Ark., and Jan Riggs of Poteau; four grandchildren,
Kirsten Drewry, Lucas Hice, and Alan and Lee Rice;
one step-grandchild, Kara Inklebarger; one great grandchild
and two step-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Dale, David, and Ron Rice, Kip and
Lucas Hice, Cecil King, and Kevin Inklebarger.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Allen King and Ernest
The family will visit with friends from 6-8 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 8, at the funeral home.
To pay an online tribute, please visit www.brothertonbrothersfuneralhomes .