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Baskam Junior RicePassing: February 12, 2019


Haverly Funeral Chapel

Funeral Service

Saturday, February 16th @ 4:00pm


Haverly Funeral Chapel

Saturday, February 16th @ 2:00pm-4:00pm


No Burial

MITCHELL – Baskam Junior Rice, 57, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at Mitchell Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

Born May 16, 1961, in Elwood, Indiana, he was the son of Baskam B. and Helen Ruth (Gittle) Rice. He married Wendy Sue White on June 29, 2007.

Baskam was a United States Army Veteran and worked for Fibertech. He was a member of Ruffcut Ministries.

Survivors include his wife, Wendy Sue Rice of Mitchell; children, Brandy (Tim) Senseny of Olney, IL, Felicia Travelpiece of Olney, IL, Bambi Rice of Olney, IL, Paul Mesarosh of Mitchell, and Rachel (Richard) VanMeter of Mitchell; siblings, Tracey Rice of Park City, Jason Rice of Mentone, Steve Dawson of Bedford, Shawn Rice of Lafayette, Carol Burden of Olney, IL, Kathy Rice of Olney, IL, Darla King of Campbellsburg, and Karla Dawson of Olney, IL; nine grandchildren.

His parents; father and mother-in-law, James and Aletha White; and son, Joshua White, preceded him in death.

Funeral service will be at 4:00 p.m. Saturday, February 16, at Haverly Funeral Chapel. Cremation will follow.

Friends may call from 2:00 p.m. until the service on Saturday at the funeral home.

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6 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Debbie Brooks | http://Mitchell IN
    Date: February 17, 2019
    I'm so sorry for your loss. Prayers continue.
  2. Guest: Denise Taylor | http://Corydon, IN
    Date: February 16, 2019
    Wendy. I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers
  3. Guest: Pamela Freeman | http://Mitchell
    Date: February 15, 2019
    Sorry for your loss.
  4. Guest: joyce dougherty | http://mitchell in
    Date: February 14, 2019
    good bother in law will be missed
  5. Guest: BOBBETTA L ROBERTSON | http://Mitchell, IN
    Date: February 14, 2019
    u will be missed
  6. Guest: Brandy Sensney | http://OLNEY
    Date: February 13, 2019
    Dad I love you so very much! Fly high, until we meet again