Thomas Edward “Eddie” Altice, age 73 of Rocky Mount, born on April 9, 1948 went to his heavenly home on Thursday, May 27, 2021. Eddie was preceded in death by his parents, John and Bertha Altice, four brothers and two sisters. Surviving are his wife of 51 years, Penny Altice; son, Herbie (Kim); daughters, Maria (Brian) and Angela (Rick); mother-in-law, Ellen McGhee; brother-in-law, Jeff (Sharon) McGhee; sister-in-law, Ann McGhee; grandchildren, Courtney, Kayle, Hunter, Madison, and Mason; great-grandchildren, Zyena, Harrison, River, and Via; brothers, Eldridge (Earline) and Andrew (Christine); sisters, Paulene and Betty; and numerous nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at Flora Funeral Chapel, 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 1, 2021 with Pastor Eddie Hawks officiating. His family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.