Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1960

Eagle flag CALDWELL "BUDDY" GREEN PRATHER, JR., 57, died on March 16, 1997 in Waco, TX, with burial in Mexia City Cemetery. He was born August 8, 1939 in Mexia, TX, to Caldwell Green Prather (19031975) & Opal L. Bradshaw Prather (19111989). His brother, Billy Green Prather, died in 1936 at the age of six. He had a sister who is still living. Buddy graduated from Ranger High School in the Class of 1960, arriving late in his Senior year. He joined the U.S. Army a short time after high school graduation and was released in 1976.