Jesse James Grice, Sr.
McKneely Funeral Home
Jesse James Grice, Sr. , a resident of Kentwood, passed away January 10, 2017 at 4:50 a.m. at S. Helena Parish Hospital. He was a U.S. Army Veteran. He was 79 years of age. He is survived by his wife, Katherine Grice of Kentwood; son, Charles Grice, Sr. and wife, Judy of Brooklyn, Ms; daughter, Teresa Woodard and husband, Ronald of Kentwood; son, Jesse Grice, Jr. of Kentwood; sister, Jean Wrightman and husband, Steve of Puyallup, WA; grandchildren, Laurie Miller and husband, Toby of Kentwood, Duane Grice, Jr. and wife, Lacey of Brooklyn, MS, Brandon Reinninger and wife, Johanna of Watson, and Kevin and Trey Grice of Brooklyn, MS; and great grandchildren, Parker and Paisley Miller, and Hayden, Landen and Lincoln Grice. Preceded in death by his parents, Fritz and Allie Grice; sister, Tena Burch, Bessie “Jack” Strickland, and Inez Young and his brothers, John Tom “Mutt” Grice and Leon Grice. Visitation at McKneely Funeral Home, Kentwood, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m., Wednesday and from 8 a.m. until religious services at 10 a.m. Thursday, January 12, 2017. Services conducted by Rev. Larry Blades. Pallbearers will be Duane Grice, Jr. Toby Miller, Ronald Woodard, Trey Grice, Kevin Grice and Brandon Reinninger. Honorary pallbearers include Milton Young, Jay Hugh Young, Luther Burch, Shelby Strickland, Kurt Faultman, Fritz Grice and Billy Strickland. Interment New Zion Cemetery, Kentwood.