Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1961

Barbara Vandergriff BARBARA LOUISE VANDERGRIFF MCKINLEY, 69, of Ranger, TX, died on Nov. 26, 2012, with interment was at the Bullock Cemetery near Ranger. She was born in Sherman, TX, on Dec. 30, 1942. She was the daughter of Ozell Vandergriff & the late Roy Vandergriff. Barbara was educated in the Ranger public schools, graduated from Ranger High School in 1961, and later attended a business college in Dallas, TX. In 1983, she married Les McKinley in Dallas. For the past several years Barbara was employed in the administration offices of Eastland Memorial Hospital, Eastland, TX. She was active in her church and served on the worship team. She was a past president of the Ladies Auxiliary at the First Pentecostal Church in Ranger. Barbara attended the RHS 50th Anniversary Reunion in 2010. She leaves her beloved husband, Les McKinley, her sister Maxine Kendrick (RHS-1958), and mother Ozell Vandergriff. She also leaves several nieces, nephews and cousins whom she loved dearly. She was very close to her family. MOTHER: OZELL B. VANDERGRIFF, 100, a resident of Ranger since 1949, died on Jan. 12, 2013 at her home in Ranger, with burial in Bullock Cemetery near Ranger, TX. Born on October 11, 1912 in rural Stephens County, she married Roy D. Vandergriff in Nov. of 1935, in Durant, OK. Mother of daughters Maxine & Barbara. They were all members of the First United Pentecostal Church of Ranger. Survivors include daughter Maxine Kendrick of Ranger; grandchildren Jeannie Ramirez of Little Elm, TX, and Lochwood Larson of Richardson, TX, great-grandchildren Mia and Whitney Ramirez, several nieces and nephews, all of whom she dearly loved.