Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1942 RJC Faculty

Mary Jones Metcalf MARY ANN JONES METCALF, 95, passed away on July 25, 2021, with burial at Westlawn Memorial Park in Gretna, LA. A native of Ranger, TX and long-time resident of the New Orleans area, she was born on Dec. 11, 1925 to the late Roney Rodney Jones and the late Loetta Peery Jones Graham (the late Joseph Graham). She attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1942 & later was music directory there. Loving wife of James Marcus Metcalf Sr. (RJC) and mother of James Marcus Metcalf Jr., Daivd Michael Metcalf (Edna), Jamie Ann Metcalf Kelly (Kevin), & Clare Elizabeth Metcalf. Grandmother of David Michael Metcalf II, Christina Ann Metcalf, Cullen Kelly, Logan Kelly, Cameron Kelly, Maura Kelly, and Toby Kelly. Mary Ann was a graduate of Texas Women's University in Denton, TX and did her graduate work in Music Education at Loyola University in New Orleans. She taught at Ranger Jr. College and enjoyed a long career teaching private music lessons. Mary Ann's passions in life included teaching, writing, land- scape painting and gardening. Her presence in our lives will be missed every day.