Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1942

Katherine Adams Brothers KATHERINE ELIZABETH ADAMS BROTHERS, 86, a retired teacher, passed away June 18, 2012, in Kingwood, TX. Interment was at Burleson Memorial Park in Burleson. Katherine was born May 19, 1926, in Ranger, TX to Horace Greeley Adams Sr. & Irene Vaughn Adams. She attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1942. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and friend. Katherine was a teacher for Burleson ISD for 35 years. She loved traveling and church. Katherine was a member of several teaching organizations and of First Baptist Church of Burleson. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Brothers; her parents; brother, H.G. Adams Jr. (RHS-1943); and son, John Brothers. Survivors at the time of her death: sons, Jim Brothers and wife, Patty, of Arlington, Joe Brothers and wife, Vangie, of Flower Mound; daughter, Julie Rice & husband, Buddy, of Kingwood; daughter-in-law, Esther Brothers of Burleson; grandchildren, Lauren Brothers, Ashlynn Brothers, Brittany Rice, Cooper Rice, Amber Brothers and Courtney Brothers; and extended family and friends. Jim Brothers HUSBAND: JIM EARL BROTHERS, 72, a retired barber, died April 18, 2000 in Burleson, TX. Burial was at Burleson Memorial Park. Jim Brothers, a long-time Burleson resident, was born on April 19, 1927, in Strawn, TX, and a 1945 graduate of Strawn High School. He was a World War II veteran, having served in the U.S. Navy. He married Katherine Adams (RHS- 1942) in Ranger, TX, in August of 1953. Survivors at the time of his death: wife, Katherine Brothers of Burleson; sons, James A Brothers and his wife, Patty, of Arlington, John H. Brothers of Fort Worth and Joe Brothers of Dallas; daughter, Julie E. Rice and her husband, Buddy of Humble; brother Bob E. Brothers of Dallas, and grand- children, Lauren Brothers of Arlington and Brittany and Cooper Rice of Humble.