RUMFORD - Joseph N. Brice, Jr. 81 of Rumford, RI. Died peacefully at home, on June 7, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Dorothy (Perry) Brice.
He was born in Mamorneck, NY on June 24, 1934, the son of Martha (Jackson) Brice and Joseph N. Brice Sr.
He attended Mamorneck High School and graduated in 1954. He served in the United States Air Force from 1955 to 1959 during the Vietnam War.
Joe was employed as a Boiler Mechanic at Narragansett Electric Company, Providence, RI and Southern California Edison in Los Angeles, CA.
He was a former member of the King Solomon Lodge #5, PHA and Constontine #14 Clown Unit, Mt Sinai Consistory #12, The BY KI PU Golf Club and the Monday night Bid Whist Card Club.
Joe was great golfer, didn’t have a handicap. He was an avid sports fan who loved the N. E. Patriots and the L. A. Lakers.
He was a loving husband, father and brother. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Besides his wife, he leaves two sons, Joseph N. Brice 3rd , Providence, RI. David (Nicole) Brice, Sacramento, Ca 2 sisters, Pernetta Brice and Myrtle Brice of Orangeburg, S. C., 2 brothers, Stanley (Pamela) Brice of Mt. Kisco, NY and Christopher Brice of Fall River, MA
A Memorial service will be held July 29, 2017 at 12:00 noon at the Ebenezer Baptist Church, 435 Cranston St, Providence, RI