Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1927

Alta Bearden ALTA ELVYA BEARDEN SHIPP, 70. died on Oct. 1, 1979 in Tyler, TX, with burial in West Mountain Cemetery at West Mountain, TX. She was born on Dec. 5, 1908 in Lingleville, TX to Herbert and Althea Neve Bearden. Alta attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1927 at Ranger, TX and married Philip C. Shipp who died in 1975. Their children were Jeanette Shipp Richey, Claranna Shipp, & Phyllis Shipp. Her siblings were William Bearden, Corinne Mary Bearden (RHS-1928), Ronald Bearden, & Ella Bearden (half-sibling).