William R. “Rudy” Grice, 89 – Passed August 3, 2020

 William R. “Rudy” Grice, 89, of Houston, Missouri, passed away on Monday, August 3, 2020, at Kabul Nursing Home in Cabool, Missouri.

He was born on January 22, 1931, in Pelican, Louisiana, the son of William R. and Annie (Williams) Grice.

Rudy was a decorated U.S. Army Vietnam veteran, serving with the 1st Infantry Division. He retired in 1968 as a 1st sergeant.

Rudy was preceded in death by his lovely wife, Lilly.

He is survived by three sons, Alan, Michael and Douglas; four stepchildren, Bobby, Loretta, Louella and Paula; and fourteen grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at a later date to be determined. Arrangements are under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool. Online condolences may be made at www.egcfuneralhome.com.