REK HILL, TX
REK HILL, TEXAS. Rek (Reks) Hill is on State Highway 159 fourteen miles east of La Grange and four miles northeast of Fayetteville in eastern Fayette County. The community, named for the Reks family who settled in the area, had a church, a school, two businesses, and scattered dwellings in 1940. The school had consolidated with Fayetteville by the 1950s. In 1981 Rek Hill comprised three businesses, a church, and a cemetery. The population was forty-eight in 2000.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Mark Odintz, "REK HILL, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrr16), accessed May 18, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.