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John Thomas Rather

architect

John Thomas Rather, American architect. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects.

Background

Rather, John Thomas was born on September 8, 1896 in Copperas Cove, Texas, United States. Son of John Thomas and Nettie Roach (Box) Rather.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Rice Institute, 1919, Bachelor of Science, 1920.

Career

Practice of architecture, Texas, 1920-1968. Partner Staub, Rather & Howze, Houston, 1935-1968. Former chairman Texas State Board Architectural Examiners.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, the power of evil in the world is broken.

Politics

Working in partnership with different Christian denominations allows influencing public policy more effectively.

Views

Some personalities are difficult to manage, especially if they are prone to despair. Do not give up on a search of the paths of God, and the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for will be received.

Membership

Fellow) The American Institute of Architects.

Connections

Married Mary Lyda Stokes, 1926.

father:
John Thomas Rather

mother:
Nettie Roach (Box) Rather

spouse:
Mary Lyda Stokes