Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1946

James Justice JAMES TAFT JUSTICE, 79, of Matagorda, TX, passed away on April 2, 2009, in Lake Jackson, TX. He was born May 21, 1929 in Desdemona, TX, to Oris Lee Justice and Mary M. Hildebrand Justice. He was a long time resident of Ranger, TX and in the graduating class of 1946 at Ranger High School. He was a retired Production Supervisor for Uniroyal/ Goodrich and a resident of Matagorda for the past 18 years, a member of Masonic Lodge #7 of Matagorda, a member of the Matagorda United Methodist Church, and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict. At the time of his death, he was survived by his children: Starla Justice of Matagorda, Roy Justice and wife Wanita of Mannsville, OK, Joni Beamish of Denison, TX, Kathy Horn and husband Rodney of Ardmore, OK, and John Walton and wife Elaine of Houston, TX; by a brother: Bobby Justice (RHS- 1953) of Eastland, TX; by grandchildren: Robbie Keeling, Jamie Keeling, Wade Livingston, Cole Livingston, Gavin Thompson, Lucy Hicks, Traci Carter, Adam Walton, Cody Walton and Olivia Ostrand; and by four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife: Mattie Lee Hoot Justice; by his parents: Oris Lee and Mary M. Justice; and by a grandson: Trent Walton.