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Rufus Franklin Pierce
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1898
Wise County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1972
Davis
Murray County
Oklahoma, USA

Rufus F. Pierce, 74, of 207 West Adler died Dec. 21 at his home of an apparent heart attack. He moved to Davis about two years ago from Marietta, Okla., and established a photography studio on South B Street. He was a member of the Tyre Masonic Lodge No. 42 in Davis. He was born April 1, 1898, in Wise County, Texas. Masonic services were held Friday, Dec.22, at 2:00 P.M. in the First Baptist Church. Rev. Jim House officiated at the service and burial was in the Green Hill cemetery. Bahner Funeral Home had charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were members of the local Masonic lodge. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ida Mae Pierce of the home; a daughter, Mrs. Nellie Shawver of Oklahoma City; a son, Jack Pierce of Ardmore; two sisters, Mrs. Pearl Rollins of Bethany and Mrs. Effie Morris of Perry; three brothers, Roy Pierce, Judd Pierce, and Price Pierce, all of Bethany, Okla., seven grandchildren, and three great grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Franklin Pierce (1873 - 1952)
  Ella C. Wright Pierce (1874 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Ida Mae Martin Pierce (1902 - 1995)
 
 Children:
  Nell Ramona Pierce Shawver (1919 - 2012)*
  Forrest Eugene Pierce (1920 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edgar Pierce (1893 - 1958)*
  Pearl Ann Pierce Rollins (1895 - 1976)*
  Rufus Franklin Pierce (1898 - 1972)
  Roy J Pierce (1900 - 1978)*
  John W. Pierce (1911 - 1929)*
  Robert Judd Pierce (1914 - 1977)*
  Jesse P Pierce (1917 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Hill Cemetery
Davis
Murray County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Dusty Montgomery
Record added: Aug 07, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20837040
Rufus Franklin Pierce
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Rufus Franklin Pierce
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Rufus Franklin Pierce
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 Added: May. 6, 2014
 
 
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