Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1939

DOUGLAS F. ROSE, 75, of Eastland, TX, died April 15, 1997 in a local hospital and was buried in Colony Cemetery. He was born June 10, 1921 in Crossroads to J.C. & Bessie Rose. He attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1939 and married Dolores Norton in 1943. He worked as a carpenter and was also employed by the City of Eastland for several years before retiring in 1987. Survivors at the time of his death include three sons, Tommy Rose (RHS-1965) of Eastland, Dean Rose (RHS-1967) of Ranger and Don Rose (RHS-1977) of Fort Worth; three brothers, Robert O. Rose (RHS-1933) of Odessa, Dwellie V. Rose (RHS-1934) of Eastland & Charlie C. Rose (RHS- 1936) of Lake Leon; one sister, Velma Lou Walker (RHS- 1948) of Eastland; six grandchildren; and two great- grandchildren. Other brothers were Harland Rose (RHS- 1933), John Rose (RHS-1938) and D.V. Rose (RHS-1934).