Obituary: Brian Heath Rice


Brian Heath Rice, 43, of Nauvoo entered into rest Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family.

Brian was born Feb. 10, 1976 in Jefferson County, Alabama. He was a graduate of the Class of 1994 of Winston County High School. He enjoyed being outdoors, hunting and collecting arrowheads.

Visitation will be held Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019 from noon-2 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home in Double Springs, where services will follow at 2 p.m. Elder Joe Holly will officiate. Burial will be in Williams Cemetery in the Black Pond Community.

Brian is survived by his mother Martha Massey Dullaghan and her husband Eddie; sons Nathan, Ethan and Riley Rice; brother Dustin Glen Rice and his wife Vanessa; sister Marcie Thompson and her husband Chris; grandma Ivadean Massey; girlfriend Erika Davida Gilbert; and a host of nephews, nieces and other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father Tom Rice; grandpa Roy Massey and grandparents Mige and Verla Rice.