JANIE LEE VINSON WATTERS, 80, went home to be with
her Lord and Savior and be reunited with her loving
husband on Feb. 12, 2019, with burial in the Colony
Cemetery near Ranger, TX.
Janie Lee Vinson was born Oct. 8, 1938 in Ranger, TX
to Perry Taylor Vinson & Fannie Bell Casey Vinson. She
grew up in Ranger and was a graduate of Ranger High
School in 1957. She married Mr. Travis Watters in
Dec. of 1959 and was by his side until his death in
2004. She worked for many years for Dillard's as a
collections agent. She was a Baptist and loved the
She is survived by one son, Jackie Lynn Watters and
2 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Janie is preceded in death by her parents, 4 siblings
and her beloved husband, Travis. Janie loved life and
was rarely seen without a smile and loving word for
everyone she met. She will be missed.
SISTER: EVELYN Y. VINSON PIDGEON, 80, of Weatherford,
TX died Jan. 11, 2008, with burial in Willow Springs
Evelyn was born May 26, 1927, in Ranger, TX and was a
resident of Ranger and Weatherford all her life. She
was a homemaker and cosmetician for Skillern's Drug
for 14 years and retired in 1977.
Mrs. Pidgeon was preceded in death by her husband,
Thurman Albert Pidgeon.
Survivors: son Wayne Pidgeon and wife, Vickie of
Granbury; grandchildren, Patrick Pidgeon, Jennifer
Pidgeon and Shane Stephenson; great-grandchildren,
Hayden Wayne Pidgeon, Delaney Harris & Riley Harris;
sisters, Frankie Vinson (RHS-1962), Dorothy & Janie
Vinson Watters (RHS-1957); brother, Kenneth; friend,
Jay Leatherwood; numerous nieces and nephews.
SISTER: DOROTHY MAE VINSON ROGERS, 83, of Ranger,
TX passed away on Jan. 21, 2015, with burial in Cross
Roads Cemetery near Ranger. She was born on Oct. 23,
1931 in Ranger to Perry & Fannie Casey Vinson. She
may have attended Ranger High School but no records
were found. Dorothy married Thomas Rogers in July of
1950 at Leroy, TX. Her siblings were Evelyn Vinson,
Perry Vinson (RHS-1961), Janie Vinson Watters (RHS-
1957), and Frankie Vinson (RHS-1962).