Craig Lee Rees

     Craig Lee Rees is the son of Jimmy Ray Rees and Vickie Lee Jarratt. He married Misty M Daniel on 11 June 1994 at Mitchell County, Texas.

Children of Craig Lee Rees and Misty M Daniel

Cutter Glenn Rees

     Cutter Glenn Rees is the son of Craig Lee Rees and Misty M Daniel.

Edwina Joyce Rees

F, b. 15 July 1924, d. 18 March 2009
     Edwina Joyce Rees also went by the name of Joyce. She was born on 15 July 1924 at Hamlin, Jones County, Texas.1,2 She was the daughter of Tom Aubrey Rees and Amanda Ada Phillips. She was educated in 1941 at Westbrook, Mitchell County, Texas.2,1 She graduated on 15 May 1941 at Westbrook, Mitchell County, Texas.3 She married Joseph Terrell Williamson on 2 November 1941 at USA.1,2 She died on 18 March 2009 at Lubbock, Lubbock County, Texas, at age 84.2,1 Joyce Rees Williamson

Abilene, Texas

Joyce Rees Williamson was born July 15, 1924 to Aubrey and Amanda Rees in Hamlin, Texas and passed away on March 18, 2009 at UMC Lubbock, Texas with her loving family by her side.

She lived a life full of love and kindness, and possessed a unique beauty that touched many lives. She was very strong in her faith, and active in her church and bible study.

Joyce was raised in the farming and ranching community of Westbrook, Texas and graduated from Westbrook High School in 1941. She married Joe T. Williamson of Colorado City, Texas on November 2, 1941. They spent their lives together in San Diego, California and Big Spring, Texas before moving to Snyder, Texas in 1956. Joe and Joyce have resided in Snyder until her death. They were married for 67 wonderful and glorious years.

Joe and Joyce had 3 children (Jane Maroney, currently residing in Snyder, Jay Williamson and his wife Sammie from Austin, and Jodi Williamson and his wife Tama, also from Austin), 8 grandchildren (Todd Maroney, Jana Fariss and husband Monty, Aubin Pope, Seth Williamson, Julie Williamson, Jayne Powers and husband Jordan, Jayme Severson and husband Jeff, and Brooke Adair. They also have 8 great- grandchildren.

Joyce is also survived by her 3 sisters Jimmie Hopper of Stanton, Shirley Dorn of Colorado City, and Patsy DeRouen of Nederland. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Lewis (Choppy) Rees of Westbrook, Texas.

Funeral services will be held Friday, March 20 2:OO PM at the First United Methodist Church in Snyder.

The family requests donations to Martha Ann Woman's Club or First United Methodist Church in lieu of flowers: 1600 Martha Ann Blvd. Snyder, Texas 79549. 2700 College Ave Snyder, Texas 79549

Bell - Cypert - Seale
Funeral Home
Snyder, Texas


  1. [S39] Colorado Record, Obituary, March 26 2009.
  2. [S37] Abilene Reporter News, online, Obituary, March 19 2009.
  3. [S322], online, Big Spring Weekly Herald, 16 May 1941, Page 12; Accessed: 27 Nov 2019.
  4. [S37] Abilene Reporter News, online, Joyce Rees Williamson, Obituary, Posted: March 19, 2009, Accessed: 14 Mar 2014 (…).

Fannie Rees

F, b. 18 December 1873
     Fannie Rees was born on 18 December 1873. She was the daughter of Samuel M. Rees and Celia Braswell Williams.

Glenda Jo Rees

Glenda Jo "Sis" Rees Currie (Provided by Keith Hunter.)
     Glenda Jo Rees is the daughter of Charles Louis Rees and Valiere Elizabeth Milliken. She married Carl B. Bradley Jr., son of Carl B. Bradley and May Unknown, circa 1966 at Texas.1,2,3 She married Alton E Currie on 12 July 1975 at Mitchell County, Texas.4

Child of Glenda Jo Rees and Carl B. Bradley Jr.


  1. [S108] Texas Monthly Online, online, "The Death Of The Marlboro Man", Gary Cartwright, Sep 1973, Texas Monthly Magazine (
  2. [S62] Portal To Texas Hstory, online, Leek, Rhonda. The Aspermont Star (Aspermont, Tex), Vol. 75, No. 38. Ed. 1 Thursday, May 10, 1973. Aspermont, Texas., Accessed 14 Jul 2014 (
  3. [S10] Interview, Researcher, Bigun's wife, Glenda (Sis), was the 1st cousin of the reseacher.
  4. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online, Mitchell County, TX - Marriages 1975;…

Helen E. Rees1

     Helen E. Rees is the daughter of Charles Louis Rees and Julia M. Keston.


  1. [S78], online, 1930 US Census, Mount Vernon, Franklin County, Texas, Pg. 5A.

Jerry S. Rees1

     Jerry S. Rees is the daughter of Aaron Rees and Maurine Unknown.1


  1. [S18], online, 1940 U.S. Census, Mitchell County, Texas, JP2, ED 168-5, Pg. 3B.

Jimmie Kate Rees

     Jimmie Kate Rees is the daughter of Tom Aubrey Rees and Amanda Ada Phillips. She married Delbert Hopper circa 1937.

Jimmy Ray Rees

M, b. 6 November 1946, d. 10 May 2007
     Jimmy Ray Rees also went by the name of Jug.1,2 He was born on 6 November 1946 at Mitchell County, Texas. He was the son of Charles Louis Rees and Valiere Elizabeth Milliken. He married Vickie Lee Jarratt, daughter of James Lester Jarratt and Emma Lucille Dorn, on 28 January 1967 at Mitchell County, Texas. He died on 10 May 2007 at San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas, at age 60. He Jimmy Ray “Jug” Rees 1946-2007 COLORADO CITY -- Mr. Jimmy Ray “Jug” Rees, age 60, died Thurs., May 10, 2007, in a San Angelo hospital. A memorial service was held Sat., May 12, in the First Baptist Church in Colorado City with Jesse Hodge officiating. Cremation under the direction of Kiker-Seale Funeral Home. Jug was born Nov. 6, 1946, in Colorado City to C.L. “Choppy and Valarie Milliken Rees. He had been a lifelong resident of Mitchell County. He married Vickie Jarratt on Jan. 28, 1967, in Westbrook. She preceded him in death on Nov. 16, 2004. He was a longtime farmer and rancher, and more recently was the County Commissioner for Precinct 1 in Mitchell County. Jug was also preceded in death by his mother, Valarie Rees. He is survived by his father, Choppy Rees of Westbrook; two sons, Craig and wife, Misty Rees and their children, Cutter Glenn Rees and Katlyn Nicole Rees, all of Westbrook and Shawn and wife, Lisa Rees and their children, Shawn Aaron Rees Jr., Carissa Blair Sutton, Courtney Breanne Sutton, Tony Ray Rees, Joshua Ray Sutton, Cassie Bailey Sutton and Joshua Trea Rees, all of Colorado City; a brother, Dink and wife, Sarah Rees of Colorado City; and a sister, Glenda and husband, Alton Currie of Henderson. -Colorado City Record (newspaper), 5/17/2007 on 17 May 2007.

Children of Jimmy Ray Rees and Vickie Lee Jarratt


  1. [S10] Interview, Researcher.
  2. [S37] Abilene Reporter News, online, Mrs. Valiere Rees, Obituary, Published: Thursday, November 15, 2001, Accessed: 14 Mar 2014 (

John Leslie Rees1,2

M, b. 18 May 1913, d. 20 December 2010
     John Leslie Rees also went by the name of Bill.2 He was born on 18 May 1913 at Mt. Vernon, Franklin County, Texas.1 He was the son of John Monroe Rees and Luetta Cooper.1 He married Lena Mae Ellett on 17 November 1934 at Roscoe, Nolan County, Texas.1 He died on 20 December 2010 at Mitchell County, Texas, at age 97.1

Children of John Leslie Rees and Lena Mae Ellett


  1. [S39] Colorado Record, Obituary of John L. "Bill" Rees, 22 Dec 2010, online edition.
  2. [S79] Find A Grave, online, John Leslie "Bill" Rees, Westbrook Cemetery, Westbrook, Mitchell County, TX, Plot: s-1/R-7, site maintained by Curtis Conkle, created by Beth, accessed 19 Jun 2012 (