DORIS MARIE SQUYRES HIGHSMITH, 53, died in June of
1985 while living in Ranger, TX. Burial was at Bullock
Cemetery near Ranger.
She was born Jan. 5, 1932, to Cordie Lheo Stephenson
& Willie Leo Squyres. Doris attended Ranger High School
in the Class of 1950 and was married to Billy Highsmith
(RHS-1951). They operated the Cattlemen's Restaurant in
Eastland for many years & Doris Marie was very interested
in crafts and family genealogy. Her sister was Dorothy
Squyres Miller (RHS-1948) and she was also survived by
a brother, Don Squyres of Breckenridge. An older sister
died young. Doris' daughters are Carolyn Highsmith Monroe
(RHS-1973), Pat Highsmith Proffit (RHS-1977), & Anita
Highsmith Boone (RHS-1981).
BROTHER: DON SQUYRES, 69, of Breckenridge, TX died on
Feb. 3, 2005, with burial in the Bullock Cemetery near Ranger,
Doyle Don Squyres was born on June 29, 1935 in Ranger, TX,
to parents Willie Leo Squyres and Cordie Stephenson Squyres.
He grew up and went to school in Ranger and has been a resident
of Breckenridge for the past 29 years. He married Dolores Stewart
Deakins in July of 1993 in Breckenridge. Don was a carpenter
by trade and his favorite things were country music, his guitar,
hunting, fishing and his family. He was preceded in death by
both of his parents; two sisters, Doris Marie Highsmith (RHS-
1950) and Dorothy Lee Miller (RHS-1948); a wife, Jeri Squyres,
who died on October 2, 1992; and a daughter, Donna Blasingime
(RHS-1974), who died in 2003.
Don is survived and lovingly remembered by his wife, Dolores
of the home; one son, Frank Squyres and wife, Danna of San
Antonio; and one daughter, Karen Squyres Welle (RHS-1979) of
Breckenridge. Also a step-daughter, Jana Deakins of Temple
and 9 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.