Robert Cavelier Rice

M, b. 5 August 1916, d. 11 February 2005
FatherEffie Justin "E. J." Rice b. 1 Oct 1887, d. 9 Sep 1973
MotherBertha Pierce b. 23 May 1895, d. 1987
     Robert Cavelier Rice was born on 5 August 1916 at Yoakum, DeWitt County, Texas. He graduated in 1934 in at Baldwin's Business College, Yoakum, Texas. He married Beatrice Marie Ward on 13 July 1936 at Yoakum, Texas. Robert Cavelier Rice died on 11 February 2005 at age 88. He was a maintenance supervisor at Dow Chemicals at Freeport, Texas.

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Beatrice Marie Ward b. 26 Mar 1920, d. 4 Jun 2006

Effie Jewel Rice

F, b. 20 October 1921, d. 26 February 2016
FatherEffie Justin "E. J." Rice b. 1 Oct 1887, d. 9 Sep 1973
MotherBertha Pierce b. 23 May 1895, d. 1987
     Effie Jewel Rice was born on 20 October 1921 at DeWitt County, Texas. She graduated from Yoakum High School, Yoakum, Lavaca County, Texas, in 1939. She died on 26 February 2016 at age 94.

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Orville Owen Rice

M, b. 21 May 1919, d. 4 January 1986
FatherEffie Justin "E. J." Rice b. 1 Oct 1887, d. 9 Sep 1973
MotherBertha Pierce b. 23 May 1895, d. 1987
Kansas Wildlife Art Series, 1985, painting by Orville Rice
     Orville Owen Rice was born on 21 May 1919 at DeWitt County, Texas. He graduated from University of Texas. He married Zora Wilkerson on 29 August 1943 at Austin, Texas. Orville Owen Rice died on 4 January 1986 at Topeka, Kansas, at age 66. He was buried at Mount Hope Cemetery, Kansas. He was an architect for 33 years in Topeka. He took early retirement in 1981 to devote more time to bird watching, photography and painting. He was recognized by the Audubon Society as one of the top 10 bird artists in the nation, and in 1985 he won first place in the Kansas Wildlife Art Series competition in Print and Stamp. His paintings were exhibited in museums and art galleries in many states, and in shows sponsored by the National Audubon Society, Wilson Ornithological Society and American Ornithologists Union. Orville provided illustrations for six books and for issues of the Living Bird, a journal of the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology. His painting of the greater prairie chicken was presented to the Topeka Public Library in 1980. Bird paintings he completed while in college are housed in the Texas Memorial Museum at Austin.

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Zora Wilkerson b. 14 Jan 1920, d. 5 Apr 2006

Beatrice Marie Ward

F, b. 26 March 1920, d. 4 June 2006
     Beatrice Marie Ward was born on 26 March 1920 at Reisel, Texas. She married Robert Cavelier Rice, son of Effie Justin "E. J." Rice and Bertha Pierce, on 13 July 1936 at Yoakum, Texas. Beatrice Marie Ward died on 4 June 2006 at age 86.

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Robert Cavelier Rice b. 5 Aug 1916, d. 11 Feb 2005

Carrell Walton Newman

M, b. 8 October 1910, d. 14 April 1988
FatherOliver Lee Newman Sr. b. 21 Oct 1884, d. 30 Oct 1944
MotherGertrude Harrell b. 1891, d. 8 Oct 1910
Carrell and Rosa Lee Newman, 1983
     Carrell Walton Newman was born on 8 October 1910 at New Braunfels, Comal County, Texas. He married Rosa Lee Muery on 15 July 1939 at Bellville, Austin County, Texas. Carrell Walton Newman died on 14 April 1988 at Bellville, Austin County, Texas, at age 77.

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Rosa Lee Muery b. 15 Jan 1912