Sadly, Roy Raper/ Rapier has passed away. Please consider visiting their Find a Grave memorial page and leaving some virtual flowers. Their enthusiasm for cemeteries and willingness to help future generations lives on through their contributions to Find a Grave.
I was born Roy Raper in Wasco, Kern, California on March 1, 1940. I grew up mostly living with parents who were working in cotton fields and lived on my Grandparents John and Belle Taber's property in Pixley,Tulare,California.
My father is Guy (Raper) Roper,born on June 13,1913, born in Webbers Falls Oklahoma the son of Caylus Raper and Ollie Madison, and my mother was Ella M. Taber,born on May 31, 1920, born in Hanna Oklahoma the daughter of John Amburs Taber and Isabell Zina Harris Taber.
My wife is Diane Kay Groves, born to James Wilburn Groves and Lainys Parsons.
I will be happy to make a transfer to anyone that is kin to any of my memorials except those closely related to me.