Charles "Herold" Rice, age 84, a resident of Parma for the
past 26 years, went to be with the Lord, Sunday night, May
30, 1993, at a Payette nursing home. Funeral services
commemorating his life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday,
June 3, 1993, at Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell. Private
interment will be at Lower Boise Cemetery, Parma.
Herold was born December 3, 1908, at Meeker, Oklahoma, to
Ross and Parnie F. Rice. His family moved to Idaho
shortly after his fifth birthday, settling first near
Castleford. He attended schools in Buhl, Huston and
Caldwell; and graduated from the College of Idaho in 1931
with a Bachelor of Science Degree, majoring in chemistry and
minoring in mathematics.
and farming, Herold taught school in four districts: Ten
Davis, Wilder, Midvale and Parma, over a 26-year-period,
retiring in 1972. He was an avid rock hound, a hobby
he particularly enjoyed during his retirement years.
He is survived by his wife, Helen of the family home; four
children, Duane and his wife, Lela of Brigham City, Utah,
Ken of Payette, Lola and her husband, Alan of Montesaro,
Washington, and Gary of Weiser. He leaves 8
grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. He is also
survived by his two sisters, Edna Strait of Nampa, and Glee
Little of Covina, California; and many other relatives and
His family suggests
that memorials be sent to the Parma Senior Center, 410 N.
8th, Parma, ID 83660 or to the Payette Assembly of God
Memorial Fund, 7th Ave. N. & 5th, Payette, ID 83661.
Friends may call at Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell, until 8