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After her military career, as late as 1959, Annie and her husband James were living in South Bend, IN. The couple had divorced when Annie was working as a nurse's aide in South Bend; she married George Henry Rice, Sr., also from Hickman, in 1987. Annie Bessie Branham Thurman Rice was a widow when she died in South Bend, IN in 2003. She is buried in the Portage Manor Cemetery.
Sources: U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index in Ancestry; Indiana Marriage Certificates in Ancestry; Kentucky Birth Index in Ancestry; 1939 Kentucky Death Certificate of Walter W. Thurman (son) in Ancestry; and Polk's South Bend and Mishawaka (St. Joseph County, IND.) City Directory, 1959, p. 578.
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|NKAA Source: Ancestry (online)|
|NKAA Source: Polk's South Bend (St. Joseph County, Ind.) city directory, including Mishawaka|
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“Rice, Annie Bessie Branham Thurman,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed December 10, 2023, https://nkaa.uky.edu/nkaa/items/show/300004393.
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