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Rufus Rex Willis
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1910
Itawamba County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 2005

Rufus Rex Willis was born on Christmas day in 1910 in Itawamba County, Mississippi. He moved with his family to Oklahoma in the early 1920s and then to Smyer Texas where he met and married the former Madge Lynor Howard on February 4, 1933. Rex and Madge farmed in the Smyer community until 1965. Rex became a Realtor in 1962, a profession he continued until his retirement. He also owned and operated a peach orchard in the area. Rex and Madge had two sons, Charles Raye and Joe Hamilton (known as Joe Hamp), both deceased; and one daughter, Barbara Jane. 
 
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 Parents:
  Zedic Hamilton Willis (1881 - 1942)
  Mellie Jane Welch Willis (1879 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Madge Willis (1914 - 2000)
 
 Siblings:
  William Franklin Willis (1903 - 1961)*
  James Thomas Willis (1904 - 1961)*
  John Hall Willis (1906 - 1993)*
  Ernest Bell Willis (1907 - 1978)*
  Ruth Willis Howard (1909 - 1998)*
  Rufus Rex Willis (1910 - 2005)
  Leroy Willis (1913 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Resthaven Memorial Park
Lubbock
Lubbock County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Shawn The Grave Hunter
Record added: Apr 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26210046
Rufus Rex Willis
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Rufus Rex Willis
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