Clifton Ray Brice was born in Magnolia on December 12, 1964 to Roselee and Charlie Brice.
He lived, loved and was loved in Magnolia for a lifetime. He was a graduate of Magnolia High School and was known to be a hard worker. He worked as a delivery man for a local antique shop and was personable and well-liked by all.
Clifton married Ophelia Tucker and to this union two children, a son and daughter, were born. Clifton treasured and took great pride in his family. He was predeceased by his parents, Roselee and Charlie Brice, and one sister, Celestine.
On May 2, 2021, at Magnolia, God spoke to Clifton saying "Come unto me all ye that labour and are heavy laden and I will give you rest.” On that day he was welcomed to his heavenly home to be with the one who loved him most.
He leaves cherished memories with his wife, Ophelia Tucker Brice; his son, Matthew Brice; his daughter, Destiny Brice; his very special mother-in-law, Vernon Mae Tucker; five brothers, Cedric Scott, James Brice, Lester Brice, Jimmie Scott and Rudolph Scott; two sisters, Eva Mae Scott and Debra Edwards; step-siblings, Meg Woodward, Wag Woodward and Angela Woodward; and a great host of other relatives and friends.
Graveside funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 15 at the 23rd Psalm Cemetery, Columbia Road 30, Magnolia, under the direction of Henderson Funeral Service. Rev. Bobby Blanks, pastor of Davis Chapel Baptist Church, Lumber, Arkansas, will be the eulogist.
Public viewing will be from 1-4 p.m. Friday, May 14 at Henderson’s Mortuary, Inc. Masks and social distancing practices are to be observed during all services.