Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1937

FAUSTINE ELIZABETH WHITEHEAD BARGSLEY, 92, of Crane, passed away on Sep. 30, 2012. Faustine was born on Jan. 29, 1920 in Corsicana, TX. She attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1937 at Ranger, TX. Faustine married Madison Frank "M.F." Bargsley Sr. in 1938 at Ranger. She was a homemaker; however she worked briefly for the Mary Miller Nursing Home in Crane in 1972. She was a longtime resident of Crane, living there since 1948. She was a member of the Tabernacle Baptist Church. She enjoyed many hobbies such as oil & watercolor paintings, doll collecting and doll making, making handmade quilts, crocheting, writing poetry, & gardening. Faustine was preceded in death by her husband, Madison Frank Bargsley, Sr. in 1972; her son-in-law, Gene R. Osborn in 1998; a great-granddaughter, Jessica Hurst in 2005; a son, Madison Frank "Butch" Bargsley Jr. in 2003; and a daughter, Cora Ann Osborn in 2007; as well as two brothers, G.E. Whitehead, Jr. and Robert A. Whitehead (RHS-1948). At the time of her death, she was survived by her daughter, Sibyl Tarpley and her husband Lenwood of Crane; her son, Kim Douglas Bargsley of Reklaw, TX; 12 grandchildren; & numerous great and great-great- grandchildren. Faustine is also survived by a brother-in-law, Coy Bargsley and his wife Fay Crabtree Bargsley (RHS-1942) of Eastland; and a sister-in-law, Ruby Lee Leonard and her husband, Gill of Abilene, TX.