Ranger Exes Memorial RJC-Faculty

WALDINE KRIBBS, 80, passed away on Jan. 16, 1985, in Ranger, TX, burial in Evergreen Cemetery at Ranger. She was born Oct. 30, 1904 in Van Buren, IN. She was the first of the seven children of Frank P. & Emma Cruse Kribbs. The family moved from Dillman, Indiana to Bridgeport, Illinois. Waldine graduated from Bridgeport Township High School in 1920. The family then moved from Bridgeport to Strawn, TX in 1922. They moved to Ranger in 1924. Waldine was active in several business and civic positions in Ranger until her retirement. She had served as office manager for King Insurance Company, as Registrar of Ranger Junior College and was employed in the Office of the City Secretary of Ranger. Waldine was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Emma Kribbs, and her brother, Frank P. (Phil) Kribbs Jr. She is survived by two brothers and three sisters: Geraldine Kribbs (Bill) McPheeters of Houston, Bernadine Kribbs Blue of Fort Worth, Gene (Mildred) Kribbs of Breckenridge, Yvonne Kribbs Gallagher of Corpus Christi and Merle (Sue) Kribbs of Dublin. In addition, she is also survived by six nieces and ten nephews. Children of Franklin Kribbs & Sarah Cruse Kribbs: Waldine Kribbs, Geraldine Kribbs McPheeters, Bernadine Kribbs Blue (RHS-1928), Franklin Kribbs Jr. (RHS-1938), Eugene "Gene" Edd Kribbs (RHS-1936, Breckenridge HS-1938), Yvonne Kribbs Gallagher (RHS-1939) and Merle Wilson "Buster" Kribbs (RHS- 1943). Also: Louise Newman Kribbs (RHS 1938), wife of Phil Kribbs & Mildred Mitchell Kribbs (RHS-1937), wife of Gene Kribbs.