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One of Fifteen: Autobiography of Renee Marchant Rampton Renee Rampton

One of Fifteen: Autobiography of Renee Marchant Rampton

Renee Rampton

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Autobiography of Renee Marchant Rampton, born and raised in a Mormon family of fifteen children, from her parents early beginnings to their marriage, living in Peoa, Utah, moving to Midvale, Utah, losing their home during the depression, moving andMoreAutobiography of Renee Marchant Rampton, born and raised in a Mormon family of fifteen children, from her parents early beginnings to their marriage, living in Peoa, Utah, moving to Midvale, Utah, losing their home during the depression, moving and raising a family in Salt Lake City. It tells of Renees religious, educational, and musical beginnings, meeting Roger Rampton, marrying, moving to Long Beach, California, then making Las Vegas, Nevada home.Describes Renees and Rogers musical, community and church activities, divorce, and her transformation from active Mormon to political activist for ratification of the ERA and the LDS churchs involvement in politics.Tells of their four brilliant children, Sheldon, a New York Times best selling author-Debi, senior consultant for Oracle business software- Dale, outstanding drummer and percussionist- and Kenny, world acclaimed trumpet player with Wynton Marsalis and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra.The book tells the story of murder, a police shooting and suicide, domestic violence, sexual abuse, actions taken to assist victims of crimes and healings. It includes storiesof Renees teaching experiences.She tells about each of her fourteen brothers and sisters. “There is a golden thread running through your family. You have each accomplished great things.”Maggie Morgenstern.