Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1979 RJC

Leann Pate Wilson LEANN PATE WILSON, 41, of Ranger, TX passed away April 15, 2004 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident, with burial in Bullock Cemetery near Ranger. Leann was born on April 25, 1962 in Abilene, TX the daughter of Leland and Wanda Taylor Pate. She moved to Lake Leon in 1974 with her family. She attended school in Eastland and was a graduate of Ranger High School. She married Jimmy Don Wilson (RHS-1974) in April of 1978 in Abilene, TX. Leann worked for Nancy Trout in the Tax Office as a bookkeeper and registration of vehicles. She also worked for Mangum Service Center as a secretary. Then she went into nursing, attending one year at Ranger Junior College in Graham to receive her LVN and she later went to Tarleton State University to receive her RN. Leann went to work for the Family Health Clinic and then to Eastland Memorial Hospital for the last 12 years in Ambulatory Care, surgery and labor and delivery. Leann is a member of the First Baptist Church in Ranger. At the time of her death, she was survived by her husband, Jimmy Don Wilson of Ranger; her parents, Leland and Wanda Pate of Lake Leon; children, J.D. Wilson and wife Libby of Ranger, Kristin Boring and husband Chris of Bryan, and Wade Chance Wilson (RHS-2004) of Ranger; brother, Ray Pate (RHS- 1980) and wife Bobbie of Abilene; a grandson, Dylan Wilson; and numerous nieces and nephews. Wanda Pate MOTHER: WANDA TAYLOR PATE, 69, of Ranger, TX passed away May 28, 2010 in Abilene, with burial in Bullock Cemetery near Ranger. Wanda was born Jan. 18, 1941 in Rotan, TX to R.P & Vivian Jenkins Taylor. She married Leland Pate in Feb. of 1959. Wanda was a loving & caring person who loved to spend time with her friends and family. She loved to knit and crochet and was a prayer warrior. She will be missed by all that knew her. She was preceded in death by her parents and daughter, Leann Wilson. She is survived by her husband, Leland Pate, son, Raymond Pate and wife Bobbie of Abilene and son-in-law, Jimmy Don Wilson; brother Odell Taylor and wife Nancy of Brownwood; sisters, Leta Marsh and husband L.H. of Abilene and Tempie Kirk of Wylie; grandchildren, Misty Conklin and Tiffany Conklin of Odessa, J.D. Wilson and wife Libby of Olden. Kristin Lee and husband Kevin Jr. of Ranger, Lucas Pate and wife Amanda of Bryan, TX, Chance Wilson of Ranger and Dnae Pate of Bryan, TX; 10 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews and nephew, Jan Pate of Ranger.