Donald W. Rice, 79, of Evansville, passed away Friday, May 9, 2014, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He was born October 18, 1934 to the late Wallace and Docia Rice.
He retired after 35 years from Whirlpool and was a member of Mill Road Baptist Church.
Donald was preceded in death by his daughter, Gretchen Brown.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Barbara of Evansville; son, Anthony C. (Colleen) Rice of Dale, IN; and two grandchildren, Kelly M. and Samuel A. Rice of Evansville.
Services will be held 10:00 AM Thursday, May 15, 2014, at Alexander North Chapel, officiated by Rev. Bill Kellough, with burial at a later date. Friends may visit Wednesday from 4:00 until 8:00 PM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mill Road Baptist Church, 80 West Mill Road, Evansville IN, 47710. Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderNorthChapel.com.