Robert Thomas Rice, 33, of Hagerstown, passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born Feb. 17, 1979, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Thomas Jeffery and Debra June (Hose) Rice of Jackson, Mich.
He attended South Hagerstown High School.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by one son, Robert Thomas Rice Jr. of Frederick, Md.; one daughter, Destiny Rain Yost of Clear Spring; one brother, Christopher Rice and his wife, Misty, of Hagerstown; great-grandmother, Theresa Hose of Lappans; grandmother, Mary Matthews of Hagerstown; aunt, Roberta Jackson of Hagerstown; uncle, Rodney Rice and his wife, Laurie, of Ocala, Fla.; niece, Ariana Rice of Hagerstown; and several great-aunts, great-uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Robert and Dorothy Hose; and paternal grandfather, Clifford Rice.
A memorial gathering will be Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Funkstown Volunteer Fire Co.
Arrangements were made by J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, Md.
Robert T. Rice, 33,
FEB. 17, 1979-JAN. 17, 2013
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