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Rollie C Curvey, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1925
Death: Mar. 3, 1994

Born to Willie and Winnie Bonner Curvey-the first born of their seven children. Two preceded him in death. Billy Gene and Willie Van Curvey.

He attended schools in Augusta, Elkhart, and Grapeland, Texas. He also attended Booker T. Washington High School and Texas Southern University, majoring in Carpenting and cabinet making. He was honorably discharged from the United States Navy, in December, 1945.

He married Baby Ruth McElroy, Nov. 7, 1946
He united and was baptized at the Brewington Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. Arthur Ealy. He later moved to Houston and joined East Bethel Baptist Church-pastor late Rev. Larry, Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, late Rev. H.B. Sampson and under leadership of Rev. F.D. Sampson, until death.

He was employed by Baker-Jones Home Improvement, G.V. Curvey Remodeling and Associates. He was also self-employed for many years.

Survivors his wife; three children, Rollie Curvey, Jr.,Jacquelyn Baldwin, and Gerald Curvey; sevengrandchildren and one great grandson; one sister Olivia Griffieth of Richmond, California; three brothers Gilbert(Euraline)Curvey, Morris (Emiola)Curvey,and Merlane Curvey all of Houston; mother-in-law Mozelle McElroy. 
 
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 Parents:
  Willie Curvey (1897 - 1958)
  Winnie Eola Bonner Curvey (1903 - 1990)
 
 Siblings:
  Rollie C Curvey (1925 - 1994)
  Gilbert V Curvey (1928 - 2007)*
  Merlane Curvey (1929 - 2002)*
  Morris Edward Curvey (1931 - 2002)*
  Willie Van Curvey (1932 - 1934)*
  Billy Gene Curvey (1934 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
STM1C, US Navy, World War II
 
Burial:
Houston National Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Sect G2, Site 0348
 
Maintained by: ella green
Originally Created by: Elaine
Record added: Feb 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65581079
Rollie C Curvey, Sr
Added by: ella green
 
Rollie C Curvey, Sr
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Added by: Jean Clayton Charles
 
 
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- Elaine
 Added: Feb. 13, 2011
 
 
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