William Raymond Rice, age 82, of Orlando, passed away Monday, January 23rd, at Florida Hospital East. He was born in Metz, West Virginia, the son of the late Hazel Arizona (Floyd) and Lawrence Victor Rice. William retired from the United Sates Air Force.
He leaves to cherish his memory, wife Shirley (Brock) Rice of Orlando; daughter Jean Shagena of Longwood; sister Freda Whitfield of Narcoosee; 2 grandchildren April Stokes and Nicholas Shagena both of Longwood; 2 great-grandchildren Harley Brianne and Kodie Ray Miller both of Longwood.
The family will be receiving friends on Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 5:00 until 7:30 pm at Dobbs Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held on Friday, January 27, 2017 at 1:00 pm also at the funeral home with Rev. Laurence Baucom officiating. Interment will follow at Ocoee Cemetery.