Oct. 17, 1881 Arkadelphia Clark County Arkansas, USA
Dec. 11, 1943 Dodd City Fannin County Texas, USA
Rebecca was the daughter of John Louis Shepherd and Martha Lucinda Wade.
Rebecca married LeRoy Bryant on 28 Jan 1900 in Alpine, Clark County, AR.
They had the following seven children: Mamie L. Bryant-Thomason (1901-1931) Monroe L. Bryant (1902-1913) Flora Bell Bryant-Lane (1904-1984) John Louis 'Bill' Bryant (1909-1967) Essie Mae Bryant-Davis (1914-1972) Lettie Mae Bryant-Dollar (1914-1997) Jessie J. 'Doc' Bryant (1919-1996)