Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1948

Jerry Cater JERRY C. CARTER, 83, of Eastland, TX, left this world, for his Lord and Savior on Oct. 17, 2015. Jerry was born Oct. 30, 1931 in Loraine, TX to Jesse & Grace Carter. He was a graduate of Ranger High School in the Class of 1949 and Ranger College at Ranger, TX & served as a Communications†Officer†in†the†U.S. Navy. He married Jane Myrick in April of 1955 and they have spent 60 wonderful years together in Eastland. Jerry was a right-of-way agent for Lone Star Gas Company for 40 years. Jerry had a servantís heart and displayed it in all he did. He was a Little League coach, Sunday School teacher, Rotary member, and delivered Meals on Wheels until just recently. Of course his favorite activity was greeting folks at the door every Sunday for 25 years at First Baptist Church. He loved hunting and fishing, bowling, and working on antique furniture. However, outside of his Lord and his family, his greatest passion was Eastland Mavette & Maverick athletics. Jerry is survived by his wife Jane of 60 years; a daughter, Jerianne Byrne of Oklahoma City; a son, Jon Carter of Eastland; 3 grandchildren, Justin Green of Dallas, Jackson and Caroline Carter of Frisco; and three siblings, Gay Williams of Odessa, Rod Carter (RHS-1954) of Weatherford, and Jan Carter Bullard (RHS-1956) of Brownwood, TX.