Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1943 RJC

Bill Getts WILLIAM HUGH "BILL" GETTS, 77, of Beaumont, TX, died August 3, 2003 with burial at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The son of Claudia & Harold Getts was born in Ranger, TX on Oct. 11, 1925 and was in the Ranger High School Class of 1943. He entered the U.S. Army Air Corps and served in the European Theatre in WWII. After his military service he attended Ranger Jr. College, Sam Houston State University & graduated from University of Houston in 1951. He owned and operated Getts Insurance Agency for 34 years. At the time of his death, he was survived by his wife of 54 years, Joyce Neal Getts, and a sister, Barbara Getts (RHS-1944). Bill was the first elected president of the Ranger Ex-student Association, serving the 1975- 1976 term.