GLEN ROSE - Curtis Ritter Bise, at 90 years of age, passed away peacefully in his Glen 

Rose home of 42 years on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019. Funeral Service: 

11 a.m. Friday, March 1, 2019, Rainbow Baptist Church, Interment: 

Squaw Creek Cemetery, Visitation: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, 

Feb. 28, 2019, Wiley Funeral Home, Glen Rose. Memorials may be 

made to Paluxy Baptist Church Building Fund, 9530 Paluxy Circle, Bluff 

Dale, Texas 76433. 

Curtis was born on July 8, 1928 in Clintwood, Virginia to Charles 

Columbus and Ida Jane Adkins Bise. He proudly served his country in 

the United States Army during the Korean conflict. He retired from 

Brown and Root as a heavy equipment operator. He loved the Lord and 

was a member of Rainbow Baptist Church. 

Curtis was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother. He was 

preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Mabel Bise, his 

granddaughter Claire Bise, and his seven siblings. 

Curtis is survived by his sons: Jeffrey Bise and wife Kristi of Glen Rose; 

Cliff Bise and wife Lisa of Glen Rose; grandchildren: Casey Oliver Bise 

and wife Megan; Benjamin Roark, Mathew Roark, Kelsey Roark, and 

Jessie Perciful; three great-grandchildren: Zander, Zoe, and Zury; 

numerous nieces and nephews.