Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1928

Bill Brown WILLIAM HENDERSON "BILL" BROWN, 85, was born on March 1, 1910 to Calvin & Minnie Lee Brown. He was in the graduating Class of 1928 at Ranger High School in Ranger, TX. He died on Jan. 26, 1996 in San Jose, CA, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery at Ranger, next to his father and mother. He had two brothers, Raymond Edward Brown & Calvin Earl Brown (RHS-1936); and two sisters, Faye Irene Plumley (RHS-1931) and Mae Jo Ambrose (RHS-1934). Bill served in the U.S.Army during WWII and Korea. After retiring from the Army after 20+ years, he worked as a Security Guard from 1966 until 1975. He was first married to Marjorie Brown & they had two daughters, one named Brenda Lea. He was later married to Toyoko Takikawa at Sapporo, Japan in July of 1954. Toyoko is still living in 2008. A daughter, Linda Brown, lives in San Jose. His father, Calvin Brown, died in May of 1968 in Ranger. Minnie Lee Walsh Brown died in August of 1962.