William E.
William E.BillRice, 68, of 1438 W. 11th Street, Owensboro, passed away at Owensboro Medical Health System March 5, 2005. He was born March 11, 1936 in Ohio County to the late Talmaage and Freda LloydRice. He was preceeded in death by two sons, Larry and Keith Carlisle. He is survived by his wife, Flossie L. Rice of 36 years, 5 sons and their wives, Jack & Carolyn Carlisle, Wayne & Mary Rose Carlisle, Steve & Sonia Carlisle, Rick & Gail Carlisle all of Owensboro and James F. & Rexie Carlisle of Philpot. Six daughters & their husbands, Kristina & Mike Aldridge of Owensboro, Shannon Reynolds, Owensboro, Floetta & Ronnie Vaughn of Owensboro, Sandra & Ronnie Sandefur of Philpot, Elaine & Mike Thompson of Owensboro, Bonnie & Dale Bowlds of Owensboro. A sister, Becky & her husband, Danny Pogue of Fordsville, Aunt Rachael Atherton of Owensboro, several cousins, 2 nephews and 2 daughter-in-laws, Mary Carlisle of Albany Ind and Connie Carlisle of Owensboro. Surviving are 29 grandchildren, 53 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren.

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  1. I would like to express my deepest sympathy for the family. Bill was a very good man and I liked him very much.I will miss him, but he is in a better place now, his spirit will live on and on.
    Joe Reynolds

  2. I am sorry to hear about Bill passing on. I worked with Bill at Cresline Plastics for several years He was a good man. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

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