Carlisle ISD math teacher dies in friday car accident

Carlisle ISD math teacher dies in friday car accident

RUSK COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - The Carlisle Independent School District said they are mourning the loss of a high school math teacher.

According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Lajuan Fisher Rice, 65, of Henderson was killed in a car accident Friday.

According to the Carlisle ISD Facebook page, the visitation for Mrs. Lajuan Rice will be held on Sunday, January 13 from 6-8 p.m. at Alto Funeral Home and Monday at 10 a.m. The funeral will be at 11 a.m.

“All of the Carlisle community is saddened by the sudden death of Our High School Math teacher, Mrs. Lajuan Rice,” the post said. “It is at a time like this that reminds us all how precious life is. Please keep the Rice family, as well as our Carlisle family In your thoughts and prayers. Our hearts ache with theirs. Please join us in lifting this family up in prayers now and during the difficult days ahead.”

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