Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1954

Tommy Harper TOMMY J. HARPER, 84, of Waco, TX passed away on Nov. 26, 2020, at a local hospice center. Tommy was born Dec. 10, 1935, in Eastland, TX to George and Annie Kimmel (RHS-1928) Harper. He attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1954 at Ranger, TX and married Billy Lou Goforth (RHS- 1955) in Oct. of 1953. He owned & operated Harper Construction for 35 years, retiring in 1997. He & Billy Lou enjoyed traveling in their retirement. Tommy was a member of Masonic Lodge and Columbus Avenue Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Fred Harper (RHS-1953), Robert Harper (RHS-1948), Marie Harper Boney (RHS-1947) and Barbara Jane Harper Thompson (RHS-1956); and son, Danny Joe Harper. Survivors include wife of 67 years, Billy Lou Harper of Waco; son, Tommy Harper and wife Carol, of Waco; grandchildren, Katie and husband Brett, Joshua, Sarah & husband Alan; great-grandchildren, Eliana, William, and Adeline; and brother, Billy Harper (RHS-1951).