Ranger Exes Memorial - RJC-FacultyDR. PRICE RICHARD ASHTON, 76, died on Sept. 14, 1993 in Austin, TX, with burial at Greenleaf Cemetery in Brownwood, TX. He was born on Feb. 19, 1917, in Hamilton, TX, to W.A. and Nora Belle Ashton. His siblings were Willie, Tommis, Clifford, Onadell, Glenn, and Persian Ashton. In 1941, he enlisted in the U.S. Air Corps the day after the attack on Pearl Harbor and served during WWII. During the 1950s, he was President of Ranger Jr. College. His wife was Dorothy Ashton.