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Larry George Rice

March 19, 2024 (age 61) 61 Years Old
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Larry Rice Obituary

Larry George Rice was born January 9, 1963 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Larry and Mary Lois Rice.

Larry was educated in the Cleveland Heights school system in which he attended Canterbury Elementary School, Roxboro Middle School and Cleveland Heights High School.

He was previously employed at the city of Cleveland, MC Sign and lastly employed at Jergens Inc.

He met and married Monica Pope to his union three sons were born, Larry Lamar, David James and Justin Ellis. He later met and married Cathy Morris, with this union he acquired three stepchildren, Barry Jr., Nicole and Samantha.

He accepted Christ at an early age. His church home was Central Bible Baptist where he was a member of the male chorus.

He was a family man with strong traditional values. He loved spending time with his family and friends. He was a dapper dresser and was not afraid to give advice on styling.

He loved sports specifically his home teams, the Cavs, Browns and Guardians in which he enjoyed attending the games. He also loved jazz, and 70’s/ 80’s soul music. He enjoyed attending music concerts in Cain Park.

His parents and oldest brother Clyde Smith preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife Cathy, children, Larry, David, Justin, Barry Jr. (Kendra), Nicole, Samantha (Otimbum), grandchildren Ryanne, Elijah, Justin, Larry Jr., Ja’Niyah, Terry, Barry Jr., Bradley and Onyx. Siblings Cassandra, Candi, Marty (Pamela) (deceased), Laurice (    ), and Donnell. Brother in laws Tyrone (Debra) and Warren (Sharon). Sister in law Vickie (Cornell) and a host of nephews, nieces, other relatives and many treasured friends.

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Family Visitation
April 3, 2024

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
E. F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home and Crematory - Main Location
2165 East 89th Street William F. Boyd Sr. Way
Cleveland, OH 44106

April 4, 2024

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Central Bible Baptist Church
2285 Noble Road
Cleveland Heights, OH 44121

Celebration of Life
April 4, 2024

11:00 AM
Central Bible Baptist Church
2285 Noble Road
Cleveland Heights, OH 44121


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