Charles "Boobie" Leon Rice
PENSACOLA, FL-- Mr. Charles "Boobie" Leon Rice, 50, loving husband of twenty-five years to Joyce Templeton-Rice, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 1, 2013.
Charles was born on March 26, 1962, in Spartanburg, SC. He was the son of the late Mr. Johnny Rice, Jr. and Mrs. Joann Means Rice of Alabama. He was a retired active duty member of the U.S. Navy after twenty years of honorable service and eight years as a civilian employee at the Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, FL.
He is survived by a son, Charron Templeton of Orlando, FL; two sisters, Peggy Rice Jenkins of Birmingham, AL, and Cheryl Rice Caldwell of Twenty-Nine Palms, CA; two brothers, Johnny Rice, III, and Daryl Rice, both of Spartanburg, SC.
Memorial services will be held Friday, January 11, 2013, at 3:00 p.m. at The John Stinson Woodward Memorial Chapel. Dr. B.D. Snoddy will officiate.
The family will receive friends at the home of his brother, Johnny Rice, at 809 Jackson Street, Spartanburg, SC.