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Carole Rice Obituary
April 14, 1936 -
January 3, 2019

Carole Marie (Wright) Rice went to be with her Lord and Savior on January 3, 2019. Carole was born in Spokane, Washington on April 14, 1936 to Lyle and Freda Wright. They lived in Elk, Washington for several years before moving to Spokane. Carole graduated from North Central High School in 1954. She married William(Bill) Rice in 1957. For the next 20 years they traveled extensively as Bill was a career Sergeant in the Air Force They had 3 children, Robin in 1958 and twin boys Mark and Michael in 1960.

In 1986 her son Michael was killed by a drunk driver and she became involved with Mothers Against Drunk Drivers. She was coordinator For the Victim Impact Panel for several years. She worked tirelessly alongside her husband to help reduce DUII deaths.

She is preceded in death by her mother and father, a sister Betty and son Michael. She is survived by her husband of 61 years Bill, daughter Robin Fitzgerald and husband Dean, son Mark and wife Laurie, 6 Grand Children and 5 Great Grand Children.

Carole was a member of the Willamette Christian Center for almost 25 years. A Memorial service will be held later in the month.

Arrangements entrusted to Musgrove Family Mortuary. Please access the obituary and you are invited to sign the guestbook at musgroves.com
Published in Eugene Register-Guard on Jan. 13, 2019
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