Rives, Oscar Lee (1896 TN - )

Rives, Oscar Lee

Rives, Oscar Lee


Father: James F Rives
Mother: Kate Oliver

Birth: 22 Oct 1896
Birth Source: Reliques of the Rives

Death Source:

Spouse1: Beatrice Farrow, m. 29 Dec 1921


Children of Oscar Lee Rives and Beatrice Farrow:
  1. James Farrow Rives
  2. Josephine Rives
  3. Sarah Katherine Rives

From Reliques of the Rives:
Oscar Lee Rives was born in Obion county, Tennessee, in 1896. He enlisted in the United States Army on December 27, 1917, and served as a sergeant with the I93rd and 214th Aero Squadrons until November 29, 1918. In 1920 he was ordained as a Baptist minister; was graduated from Union University (B. A., 1922) ; attended Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (1923-25); and was graduated from Peabody College for Teachers (M. A., 1928). He is now Professor of Social Science at Carson and Newman College, Jefierson City, Tennessee.


Childs, James Rives. Reliques of the Rives, p166