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Donald Rice

February 9, 1937 — November 2, 2021

Donald Howard Rice, 84, husband of the late Patsy Voyles Rice and a resident of Onley, VA, passed away Tuesday, November 2, 2021, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock, VA. A native of Cashville, VA, he was the son of the late Henry W. Rice and the late Gertrude Prince Rice. Donald was a Refrigeration Technician for Perdue and the owner of Rice’s Trailer Park.

He is survived by his son, Christopher J. Rice and his wife, Carol, of Greenbush, VA; two grandsons, C J Rice, Jr. and his wife, Brittany, of Greenbush and Kelly Rice of Greenbush; three great-granddaughters, Gracie, Rayna and Dixie Rice and his beloved boxer, Kane.

To honor his request, a private graveside service will be held in Belle Haven Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to the SPCA Eastern Shore, Inc., Post Office Box 164, Onley, VA  23418

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Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore, Virginia.

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