Alan Douglas “Red” Hice, 69, who resided in the Cox Valley Community, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at his home. He was born February 16, 1944 in the Driggs Community in Logan County to the late Amos Douglas Hice and Ola Irene (Cox) Hice Harden. He was also preceded in death by one sister, Wilda Hice.
He worked in the maintenance department for Ace Comb Company in Booneville. He was a 1961 graduate of County Line High School, an avid hunter, fisherman, loved car racing and hot rods, and was a member of Clark Chapel Church of God of the Abrahamic Faith.
Funeral service was held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 26, at Brotherton Funeral Home Chapel in Paris, with the Rev. Vondal Davenport officiating. Burial was at Mount Pisgah Cemetery, located south of Paris, under the direction of Brotherton Brothers Funeral Home in Paris.
He is survived by his wife, Gaylon; five sons, Doug Hice, Martin Hice, Kip Hice, all of the Cox Valley Community, Andy Hice of Charleston, and Quentin Hice of the Cox Valley Community; one sister, Judy Quick of the Cox Valley Community; two brothers, Willard Hice of the Cox Valley Community and Tim Hice of Paris; 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandsons.
Pallbearers were Keith Downs, Thomas Daigle, Brian Davenport, Lyndle Thacker, Jamie Bynum, Rick Bynum, Jason Brown, and Paul Sims.
Honorary pallbearers were his grandchildren.
To pay an online tribute, please visit www.brothertonbrothersfuneralhomes.com.