PHYLLIS JEAN CAMPBELL NASH, 56, of Ranger, TX
passed away on May 26, 2004 at her home, with burial
at Evergreen Cemetery in Ranger.
Phyllis was born on Sept. 25, 1947 in Newport, AR
to Floyd M. and Ora Mae (Simcox) Campbell. She
graduated from Ranger School and Ranger College
where she studied to be an LVN. She worked for 24
years in health care as a nurse at the Ranger General
Hospital, Eastland Nursing Homes, and private duty
nursing. She married James A. Nash in Aug. of 1964
in Provencal, LA. She was affiliated with the Church
At the time of her death, she was survived by husband,
Jim Nash of Ranger; mother, Ora Mae Simcox of Ranger;
son, Joe Nash (RHS-1986) and wife Bonnie of Ranger;
brothers, Donald Edwards of Ranger, Steve Lewis of
Ranger, Kenneth Edwards of New Orleans, LA, Dennis
Edwards of Waco, and Donald Campbell of Midlothian;
sisters, Celita White of St. Louis, MO, Janet Ballard
of Morningsport, LA, and Alma Vigil of Alamosa, CO;
grandchildren, Stephanie Diane Nash, Justin Monroe
Nash, and Brian Mikeal Nash all of Ranger; & numerous
nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father and son,
Michael Nash (RHS-1990). Note: Her brother, Donald
G. Edwards, passed away on Nov. 12, 2022 at the age of 72.
MOTHER: ORA MAE BARRONS SIMCOX, 77, passed away
on Jan. 22, 2006, with burial at Evergreen Cemetery
in Ranger, TX.
Mrs. Simcox was born in Newport, AR, on Oct. 18, 1928,
the daughter of Jesse James Barrons and Mary (Cook)
Barrons. Dear sister of Thurman Barrons of New Orleans,
LA, and Lily Knowles of Osyka, MS, the late Herman
Barrons, Elsora Barrons, Rosa Ovena Barrons-Wilson &
John Franklin Barrons. She was preceded in death by
her beloved daughter Phyllis Jean Nash (RHS-1966)
and grandson Michael Nash (RHS-1990) of Ranger.
She is survived by her children, Celita White and
husband Samuel of St. Louis, MO, Janet Ballard of
Mooringsport, LA, Donald Edwards & wife Yun, Steven
Lewis and wife Tammy, Kenneth Edwards and wife
Cheryl (decd-2020), all of Ranger, & Dennis Edwards
and wife Natalie of Waco, and Alma Vigil and husband
Aaron of Alamosa, CO. Dear mother-in-Law of James
Nash, the grandmother of 21 grandchildren, 22 great-
grand-children, 1 great-great-granddaughter, dear
aunt, cousin and friend to too many to list.