The family will receive friends at Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. today. At 6:30 p.m. today, a funeral service will be conducted with the Rev. Kevin Starcher officiating. Following the service, Mr. Rice's request for cremation will be honored. Interment of the cremains will follow at a later date in Maplewood Cemetery at Elkins.