BILLY RAY JOHNSTON, 80, of Ranger, TX, went home
to be with the Lord on May 27, 2017.
Billy was born Oct. 19, 1936 in Ranger, TX to Bill
W. & Ima M. Pruett Johnston (RHS-1937). He was a
graduate of Ranger High School & a lifetime resident
of Ranger. Billy married Susie Ann Fojtik in March
of 1957 in Ranger. He worked in the road construction
business. Billy was a member of the Church of Christ.
Billy is survived by his loving wife of 60 years,
Susie Johnston, a son, Charles "Chuck" Johnston of
Granbury, daughter, Billie Sue Seymour of Ranger,
4 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. He is
also survived by two brothers; Jerry Johnston (RHS-
1965) of Eastland and Roger Johnston of Cisco, three
sisters; JoAnn Johnston Kinder (RHS-1959), Gladyse
Walker both of Cisco, and Mary Johnston Choate (RHS-
1967) of Bowie.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Bill & Ima,
brothers, Corky and Jimmy Johnston & sister, Lynette