Story in the Tulsa World on 8/27/2010
Inspired to sing by her mother, Wendi, who died of ovarian cancer in 2008.
Rhema Marvanne, a 7-year-old gospel-singing sensation from Carrollton, Texas, is scheduled to perform the national anthem before the Dallas Cowboys final preseason game next Thursday against the Miami Dolphins.
Rhema the granddaughter of Bob Colvin, a retired Tulsa World sports copy editor has already received offers for record albums and to perform on more television shows.
Movie crews filmed her singing for an upcoming movie starring Gerard Butler.
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