on extreme left in white shirt and dark pants is Cort
(Cort Hooper; Samuel N. Hooper; Enos Greenlee Hooper;
lady, fourth person from extreme right is Dora
the wife of Samuel N. Hooper (she married Sorrells
after the death of
to the right of Dora with her head tilted
right is Effie Hooper Rice,
daughter of Samuel N. Hooper.
fifth from the left, wearing a suit and tie is Charlie
son of Thomas Jasper Rice and Mary Minara HOOPER, from
Charlie was the husband of Effie HOOPER from Absolem
Hooper line as
picture was taken in the Hiawassee Georgia or maybe
of Clay County, NC in the later 1940's. My guess
would be about 1948 or 1949.
Grandchildren of Hoopers
The guy on the front, extreme
left, with the
suspenders, sweater and hands in the pockets
my brother, Doug Rice. The guy on the
front, extreme left with
the sweater and holding the hand
of a baby is my cousin, Andrew Rice. The
baby is Tommy Rice,
Andrew's brother. The little
girl with blonde hair, wearing the white dress
is the sister of Andrew
and Tommy Rice.
Like me, all of these Rice children are
i.e. Absolem Hooper and Obadiah Hooper.
(Charlie) Rice, Sr., wife, Effie Ellen Gertrude
and son, Charles Douglas (C.D.) Rice, Jr., my dad.
son of Thomas Jasper Rice and Mary Manira Hooper -
the daughter of Dora Seay Hooper and Samuel N.
Hooper, from the
taken about 1916
is the one I believe to be Sam Hooper. I
am just not certain.
If this is Sam, the
picture would probably have been
taken between 1887 and
This guy looks a lot like Cort Hooper, Effie's
picture belonged to Effie
Effie HOOPER Rice, Dora Seay HOOPER Sorrells,
(widow of Sam
Jules Sorrells, 2nd husband of Dora, and their
SORRELLS Sims and Ruby SORRELLS
Picture made about 1948 in the Hiawassee
Georgia/Shooting Creek, NC