Joyce Jean Rice Hines

Joyce Jean Rice Hines, 87, of Bossier City, La., formerly of Monticello, died Sunday, September 1, 2019 at Heritage Manor Stratmore Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Shreveport, La. She was born August 14, 1932 in Ashley County to the late Marvin Rice and Ellen Rosen Rice. Her biological father was accidentally killed when she was two months old and Rev. Frank A. Hesselbein became her stepfather.

In addition to her biological father, she was also preceded in death by her son, Ricky Carmical; her brother, Paul Hesselbein; her stepfather, Rev. Frank A. Hesselbein; and her mother, Ellen Hesselbein.

Survivors include one son, Larry (Joann) Carmical of Highland Heights, Ohio; one daughter, Barbara (David) Piazza of Bossier City; one brother, Harold Rice Sr. of North Little Rock; five grandchildren, Dawn Piazza of Vivian, La., Amy (Tommy) Hollis of Bossier City, Chris (Abigail) Piazza of Sioux Falls, S.D., and Blaze Carmical and Hunter Carmical, both of Mayfield Heights, Ohio; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were Friday, September 6, 2019 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial falling in Oakland Cemetery. Visitation was one hour prior to service time at the funeral home. 

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