FAY LENORA CRABTREE BARGSLEY of Olden, TX was
born Sept. 25, 1924 in the Colony Community and
she went home to be with her Lord on Oct. 21, 2016
at the age of 92 with burial at Evergreen Cemetery
in Ranger, TX.
Fay attended Ranger High School in the Class of
1942 at Ranger and was a member of the Ranger
Exes Association. She had been a member of
Second Baptist Church of Ranger for 68 years;
she became a member in 1938. She married Coy
Bargsley at Amarillo, TX in Aug. of 1954. Coy &
Fay have been married for 62 years. They lived
in the La Casa community many years before
moving to Olden. Fay worked many years for
the Southwestern Bell Telephone Company.
Fay was preceded in death by her parents William
Burton & Alice Crabtree and four brothers, and
her best friend sister-in-law Glenna Weaver
She is survived by her husband, Coy Bargsley;
brother, Jim Crabtree (RHS-1946) & wife Ruby;
and many nieces and nephews who were very
precious to her.
HUSBAND: COY L. BARGSLEY, 92, of Ranger, TX
was born Jan. 9, 1925 in La Casa, TX & passed
away on June 6, 2017 with interment at the
Macedonia Cemetery in La Casa Community.
Coy had been a member of New Hope Baptist
Church for 80 years. He was a Master Mason
and a Veteran of WWII and served in the 41st
division. He was an independent oil producer
and a lifetime rancher on property that had
been in his family for over 100 years. Coy
met and married Fay Crabtree (RHS-1942) in
Aug. of 1954. Coy and Fay had been married
for 62 years when she preceded him in death
Coy was preceded in death by his parents,
Frank and Geneva Bargsley; sisters, Mabel
Newnham and Delma Cantwell; brothers, Virgil,
James, and Madison Bargsley.
He is survived by sisters, Ruby Bargsley Leonard
(RHS-1952) and husband Gilbert of Abilene, TX
& Betty Howton of Weatherford, TX. He is also
survived by many nieces and nephews, and special
friends, Roy Varner and Buzzy Ruthledge.