Rita Ownby Holcomb Author

Bringing my ancestors to life.

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  • Happy Birthday Justice Unbalanced
    In honor of this books third birthday I am offering Justice Unbalanced for FREE on Kindle from 1:00 AM on September 3rd through midnight September 7th. Grab your copy on Friday to enjoy over the long Labor Day Weekend. Tice McCoy carries within him the heart of a true cowboy – vulnerable, devoted, and trusting …

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  • Blast from the past
    Every once in a while past endeavors come back to haunt us. Usually they are things we choose not to remember. But occasionally the memories can be not only pleasant but absolutely joyous. Today’s email brought me that joy. For all of the 80’s and early 90’s I made handcrafted artisan miniatures and travelled to …

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  • Hendricks House
    http://www.graysoncofrontiervillage.us The Hendricks House, built in about 1863 on land given Jesse Elvis Hendricks by his father John, was built near the Shannon church northeast of Sherman. It originally was a one-room cabin with a loft, but Hendricks and his wife, Susan, added several rooms making it two stories in about 1870. The original cabin …

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