SAMUEL LEE TRICE, of Berryville, Arkansas was born January 24, 1970 in Sulphur, Oklahoma, son of Norman Lee and Ida Linda (Hullett) Trice, Jr. He departed this life Thursday, January 11, 2018 in Berryville, Arkansas, at the age of 47 years.†
Samuel was baptized into Christ at an early age by his Father. He was a veteran of the Oklahoma Army National Guard.
Mr. Trice graduated 1988 in Sulphur, Oklahoma. He received an Associateís Degree at the Ardmore Vo-Tech and was an Honor graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology from Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant, Oklahoma in 1998. Samuel loved animals, music, playing the guitar and singing in the church choir.
He is survived by his mother, Linda Trice of Berryville; sister; Desiree Atchley and husband, David, of Shell Knob, Missouri; brother, John Trice of Bentonville, Arkansas; sister, Schel Seel and husband, Stan, of Berryville; niece, Alaina Poff and husband, Hayden, of Russellville; nephew, Aidan Seel of Berryville; and three aunts, Dorothy Brown, Janice Hawkins and Linda Taylor all of Sherman, Texas; numerous cousins, loved ones and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Norman Lee Trice, Jr.; grandparents, Norman, Sr and Nila Trice; J.D. and Thelma Hullett; Aunt and Uncle, Barbara and Robert Webb and Uncle and Aunt, Bobby and Irene Hullett.
A private family service will be held at later date in Texas. Arrangements under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Memorial donations may be made to the Gideonís International, PO Box 362, Berryville, Arkansas 72616 or Loaves & Fishes Food Bank, PO Box 149, Berryville, Arkansas 72616. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.