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Cecil "Frances" Rich[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Female 1919 - 2002


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  • Born  22 Oct 1919  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Gender  Female 
    Census: Federal  3 Jan 1920  Broughton Street, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 1) R. Lloyd Rich, head, married white male age 25, born in GA, parents born in GA, auto salesman on his own account, rents a house
      2) Cecil Rich, wife, married white female age 19, born in GA, father born in GA, mother born in VA
      3) Cecil Harrell Rich, daughter, single white female age 2 months, born in GA
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    Move  Between 1930 and 1935  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census: Federal  14 Apr 1930  Wildwood Street, Thomasville, Thomas County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 1) Robert L. Rich, head, white male age 33, married at 21, born in GA, parents born in GA, president of an auto agency, rents a home for $70, has a radio, is a veteran of WW I
      2) Cecile H. Rich, wife, white female age 28, married at 16, born in GA, father born in GA, mother born in VA
      3) Frances Rich, daughter, white female age 10, born in GA, attended school
      4) R. Lloyd Rich, son, white male age 6, born in GA, attended school
      5) Olive Rich, daughter, white female age 3 3/12, born in GA
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    Hobbies  golf 
    Move  , Dallas, , Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Religion  2 Oct 1932  200 East Shotwell Street, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    First Presbyterian Church 
    • She joined on confirmation of faith.
    News Article  16 Jan 1936  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    The Post-Searchlight 
    • Society Page: "Mrs. R. L. Rich, Mrs. C. C. Bell, Mrs. C. L. Harrell, Misses Frances Rich and Carolyn Powell motored to Tallahassee and Thomasville Saturday."
    Religion  4 Nov 1962  , Dallas, , Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Highland Park Presbyterian Church 
    Move  1990  , Santa Rosa Beach, Walton County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died  29 Oct 2002  1120 Morningside Drive, Perry, Houston County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Obituary  31 Oct 2002  , Albany, Dougherty County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • C. Frances Rich

      BAINBRIDGE - C. Frances Rich, 83, of Santa Rosa Beach, Fla., died Tuesday, October 29, 2002, in Perry.

      The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at First Presbyterian Church in Bainbridge with interment in Oak City Cemetery in Bainbridge. Pastor Robert Baggs will officiate.

      The active pallbearers will be Bob Rich, Joe Rich, Billy English, Derry Cannon, Rusty Simpson and Ben Lee.

      Miss Rich was born October 22, 1919, in Bainbridge, GA, the daughter of Robert Lloyd Rich Sr. and Cecil Harrell Rich. She graduated from Bainbridge High School and received a B.S. in physical education from the University of Georgia. She was a U.S. Navy Waves veteran of World War II and a member of First Presbyterian Church. She was a retired stock broker with Goodbody and Co. in Dallas, Texas, and had lived in Santa Rosa Beach, FL, since 1990.

      Miss Rich was an avid golfer. She was the Ladies Golf Amateur Champion in Georgia in 1953 and later she was the Ladies Golf Amateur Champion in Texas. She served on the Senior Women's Committee for the U.S. Golf Association, was a member of the Women's Southern Golf Association, Past President of the Georgia Women's Golf Association, and a member of the American Red Cross, and the Legionnaires. She was a member of the Santa Rosa Beach Golf Club and the Trillium Links and Lake Club in Cashiers, N.C.

      Survivors include her brother, Jack G. Rich of Tallahassee, FL. She was considered to be the matriarch of her nieces and nephews, which consisted of nine nieces and nephews, 17 great-nieces and great-nephews, and six great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.

      Memorial contributions may be made to the Women's Southern Golf Association Scholarship Fund, c/o Helen Ferneyhaugh, 1285 Cedar Gate Road, Monroe, VA 34574-2901 or to First Presbyterian Church 200 E. Shotwell Street, Bainbridge, GA 39819.

      Online visitors may sign the guest register at www.iveyfuneral.com.

      Ivey Funeral Home

      Bainbridge 229/246-3232

      http://albanyherald.net/obituaryarchives/1002/obit103102.html
    Obituary  31 Oct 2002  , Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Tallahassee Democrat 
    • "C. Frances Rich: Santa Rosa Beach - C. Frances Rich, 83, a retired stock broker, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2002, in Perry, Ga.
      The service will be at 2 p.m. today at First Presbyterian Church in Bainbridge, Ga., with burial at Oak City Cemetery. The Rev. Robert Baggs will be officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Women's Southern Golf Association Scholarship Fund, c/o Helen Ferneyhaugh, 1285 Cedar Gate Rd., Monroe, VA 34574-2901 or to First Presbyterian Church, 200 E. Shotwell St., Bainbridge, GA 39819. Ivey Funeral Home in Bainbridge (229-246-3232 or www.iveyfuneral.com) is handling arrangements.
      Miss Rich was born Oct. 22, 1919, in Bainbridge, the daughter of Robert Lloyd Rich Sr. and Cecil Harrell Rich. She graduated from Bainbridge High School and received a B.S. in Physical Education from the University of Georgia. She was a Navy Waves Veteran of World War II and a member of First Presbyterian Church. She was a retired stock broker with Goodbody and Co. in Dallas, Texas, and had lived in Santa Rosa Beach since 1990.
      Miss Rich was an avid golfer. She was the Ladies Golf Amateur Champion in Georgia in 1953 and later she was the Ladies Golf Amateur Champion in Texas. She served on the Senior Women's Committee for the U.S. Golf Association, was a member of the Women's Southern Golf Association, past president of the Georgia Women's Golf Association, and a member of the American Red Cross and Legionnaires. She was also a member of the Santa Rosa Beach Golf Club and the Trillium Links and Lake Club in Cashiers, N.C.
      She is survived by a brother, Jack G. Rich of Tallahassee; nine nieces and nephews; 17 great-nieces and great nephews; and six great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews."
    Name  Peewee 
    Occupation  stock broker for Goodbody & Co. 
    Buried  31 Oct 2002  Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
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    Person ID  I290  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  16 Jun 2008 

    Father  Robert "Lloyd" Rich, Sr.,   b. 12 Aug 1896, Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1976, 1500 East Shotwell Street, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Cecil Harrell,   b. 21 Sep 1900, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1993, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  17 Jan 1918  , , Thomas County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Announcement  24 Jan 1918  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Post-Searchlight 
    News Article  31 Jan 1918  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Post-Searchlight 
    News Article  16 Jan 1936  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Post-Searchlight 
    News Article  26 Mar 1942  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Post-Searchlight 
    News Article  21 Jun 1951  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Post-Searchlight 
    News Article  2 Jul 1953  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Post-Searchlight 
    Family ID  F83  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Oct 1919 - , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 3 Jan 1920 - Broughton Street, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - Between 1930 and 1935 - , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 14 Apr 1930 - Wildwood Street, Thomasville, Thomas County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - - , Dallas, , Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - First Presbyterian Church - 2 Oct 1932 - 200 East Shotwell Street, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNews Article - The Post-Searchlight - 16 Jan 1936 - , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Highland Park Presbyterian Church - 4 Nov 1962 - , Dallas, , Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - 1990 - , Santa Rosa Beach, Walton County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Oct 2002 - 1120 Morningside Drive, Perry, Houston County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 31 Oct 2002 - , Albany, Dougherty County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - The Tallahassee Democrat - 31 Oct 2002 - , Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 31 Oct 2002 - Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S796] Decatur County, Georgia, Will & Probate Proceedings Books, Clerk of Court, (Probate Court, Bainbridge, Georgia), last will and testament of Robert Lloyd Rich, Sr., 16 Jul 1973, filed 7 May 1976, J:185.

    2. [S798] First Presbyterian Church, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, entry for Cecil Frances Rich, The Church Register, Chronological Roll of Communicants, no. 73.

    3. [S798] First Presbyterian Church, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, funeral program for Cecil Harrell Rich (1993), Ivey Funeral Home.

    4. [S20] "Social Security Death Index," database, Ancestry.com, Social Security Administration, (www.ancestry.com), entry for Cecil F. Rich, 2002, SS no. 260-22-7303, 20 Aug 2007.

    5. [S27] Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, grave marker for Cecil Frances Rich, photographed by Gail Rich Nestor, 11 Jul 2003.

    6. [S128] notes from 1968 Rich Family Reunion in Tallahassee, FL, Pete and Jean Rich, (written correspondence with attendees: original papers in possession of Jean Downs Rich Murray).

    7. [S1251] 1920 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), R. Lloyd Rich household, Bainbridge Militia District 513, Broughton St., enumeration district 34, sheet 2A, dwelling 36, family 37; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T625, roll 248.

    8. [S1259] 1930 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Thomas County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), T626, roll 387, Thomasville, enumeration district (ED) 1, sheet 12A, p. 82 (stamped), dwelling 265, family 309, Robert L. Rich household, accessed 16 Jun 2008, 16 Jun 2008.

    9. [S798] First Presbyterian Church, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, entry for Cecil Frances Rich, The Church Register, Chronological Roll of Communicants, no. 73 and later no. 651, 1 May 2007.

    10. [S1049] The Post-Search Light, Bainbridge, Georgia, (Bainbridge, Georgia: Probate Court; original newspaper copies bound into books), article, Thursday, 16 Jan 1936, Society Page, column 3, 12 May 2007.