BOBBY LEONARD WOODS, 79, of Sugar Land, TX
formerly of Ranger, TX, passed away on July 29,
2006 with burial at Evergreen Cemetery in Ranger.
Mr. Woods was born October 10, 1926 to Harvey
Orville & Una Davenport Woods. He graduated
from Ranger High School in 1943. Bobby later
married Gladys Nell Bond and they spent many
years together until her passing in 1993. He
was a proud member of the Methodist Church.
Bob was a scratch avid golfer and sportsman.
He was extremely proud of his service in the
Marine Corps during World War II. Following
the war, Bob loved his days as a cowboy working
in Wild Canyon. After his cowboy days he became
a petroleum engineer for 32 years and during
that time he created a down hole treatment that
received a patent. He enjoyed watching the
Dallas Cowboys, life in general.
Survivors at the the time of his death include
two daughters, Tamara Fox of Philadelphia and
Sarah Ann Austin of Houston; one brother, H.O.
Woods (RHS-1942) of Midland; one granddaughter,
Elly Davenport Austin of Houston; one nephew,
L.H. Pounds (RHS-1965) of Rockwall and three
nieces, Alyce Pounds Gooch (RHS-1961) of Big
Lake, Barbara Hamilton of Cheyenne, WY, and
Gloria Sadler of Artesia, NM.
He was preceded in death by his wife; two sisters,
Lucille Woods Brown (RHS-1936) and Daisy Woods
Pounds (RHS-1937) both of Ranger; & his parents.