Robert Cavelier Rice

M, (Aug 5, 1916 - Feb 11, 2005)
FatherEffie Justin "E. J." Rice b. Oct 1, 1887, d. Sep 9, 1973
MotherBertha Pierce b. May 23, 1895, d. Jul 7, 1987
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     Robert Cavelier Rice was born on Aug 5, 1916 at Yoakum, DeWitt County, Texas. He married Beatrice Marie Ward on Jul 13, 1936 at Yoakum, Texas. Robert Cavelier Rice died on Feb 11, 2005 at age 88.
     He was a Baptist Deacon and Sunday School teacher. He graduated in 1934 in at Baldwin's Business College, Yoakum, Texas. He was a maintenance supervisor at Dow Chemicals at Freeport, Texas.

Family

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

Effie Jewel Rice

F, (Oct 20, 1921 - Feb 26, 2014)
FatherEffie Justin "E. J." Rice b. Oct 1, 1887, d. Sep 9, 1973
MotherBertha Pierce b. May 23, 1895, d. Jul 7, 1987
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     Effie Jewel Rice was born on Oct 20, 1921 at DeWitt County, Texas. She died on Feb 26, 2014 at age 92.
     She graduated from Yoakum High School, Yoakum, Lavaca County, Texas, in 1939. She was a Baptist.

Family

Children

Orville Owen Rice

M, (May 21, 1919 - Jan 4, 1986)
FatherEffie Justin "E. J." Rice b. Oct 1, 1887, d. Sep 9, 1973
MotherBertha Pierce b. May 23, 1895, d. Jul 7, 1987
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
Kansas Wildlife Art Series, 1985, painting by Orville Rice
     Orville Owen Rice was born on May 21, 1919 at DeWitt County, Texas. He married Zora Wilkerson on Aug 29, 1943 at Austin, Texas. Orville Owen Rice died on Jan 4, 1986 at Topeka, Kansas, at age 66. He was buried at Mount Hope Cemetery, Kansas.
     He graduated from University of Texas. He was a Baptist. 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.

Family

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

Beatrice Marie Ward

F, (Mar 26, 1920 - Jun 4, 2006)
     Beatrice Marie Ward was born on Mar 26, 1920 at Reisel, Texas. She married Robert Cavelier Rice, son of Effie Justin "E. J." Rice and Bertha Pierce, on Jul 13, 1936 at Yoakum, Texas. Beatrice Marie Ward died on Jun 4, 2006 at age 86.

Family

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

Carrell Walton Newman

M, (Oct 8, 1910 - Apr 14, 1988)
FatherOliver Lee Newman Sr. b. Oct 21, 1884, d. Oct 30, 1944
MotherGertrude Harrell b. 1891, d. Oct 8, 1910
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
Carrell and Rosa Lee Newman, 1983
     Carrell Walton Newman was born on Oct 8, 1910 at New Braunfels, Comal County, Texas. He married Rosa Lee Muery on Jul 15, 1939 at Bellville, Austin County, Texas. Carrell Walton Newman died on Apr 14, 1988 at Bellville, Austin County, Texas, at age 77.
     He was a Lutheran.

Family

Rosa Lee Muery b. Jan 15, 1912