Louis Fleetwood Rice
b. 14 October 1904, d. 4 July 1952
- Father: Ibzan Leftwich Rice b. 23 September 1874, d. 11 May 1949
- Mother: Siathia Alethia Weakley b. 11 May 1879, d. 9 April 1931
- Louis Fleetwood Rice was born on 14 October 1904 in Tyler, Smith County, Texas.
- He was known as Fleetwood.
- Ibzan Leftwich Rice and Siathia Alethia Weakley appeared in the US federal census of 1 January 1920 in Smith County, Texas, at Tyler & Bullard Road. Other members of the household included Louis Fleetwood Rice.
- He was attending school and working on the farm, according to the 1920 census.
- He officially witnessed the death of Siathia Alethia Weakley on 9 April 1931 in Smith County, Texas.
- He married Mary Corrinne Hart, daughter of Lucius Berry Hart and Minnie Catura White, circa 1933.
- Ibzan Leftwich Rice appeared in the US federal census of 1 April 1940 in Smith County, Texas. Other members of the household included Louis Fleetwood Rice, Mary Corrinne Rice. Ibzan, Fleetwood and Corrinne were living in the same house in 1935.
- Louis Fleetwood Rice died on 4 July 1952 at age 47 in Tyler, Smith County, Texas.
- His wife Mary Corrinne Hart became a widow at his death.
- He was buried at Kendrick Cemetery in Smith County, Texas.
- Photographs and much of the information on the Rice branch of the Wood family are found here thanks to the generosity of Charlies Wood "Woody" Rice.
- Last Edited: 18 Oct 2012
- Ibzan Leon Rice b. 29 March 1925, d. 20 February 2003