Hager Kelly Rice, age 56, of Richmond, Ky., and formerly of Breathitt County, Ky., passed away on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, in Estill County, Ky., due to an automobile accident. He was born December 7, 1962, in Ary, Ky., and was the son of the late John Clay Rice.
He is survived by his wife: Pamela (Turner) Rice of Richmond, Ky.; his mother: Geraldine Rice of Jackson, Ky.; one daughter: Sarah Kelly (Josh) Stewart of Richmond, Ky.; one son: David Andrew Rice of Richmond, Ky.; two sisters: Angela Gail “Angie” Rice of Richmond, Ky.; Gerri Sue Chapman of St. Clair Shores, MI; two brothers: Lawrence Clay Rice of Jackson, Ky.; Frank (Michele) Rice of Bagdad, Ky.; two grandchildren: Spencer Jade Stewart and Jackson Sloan Stewart.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel with Ben Stroup officiating. Burial in the Mill Dam Cemetery, Butterpoint Road, Canoe, Ky. Visitation on Saturday at 11 a.m. Deaton Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.