Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1955 RJC

Betty Barnes BETTY GWENDOLYN BARNES GOFORTH, 64, of Ranger, died on November 25, 2001 in Abilene, TX. She was born on December 30, 1936 in Waco, TX, to Joe Gillmer and Mabel (James) Barnes. She grew up in Ranger attending Ranger High School & Ranger Jr. College to receive her nursing certificate becoming a Licensed Vocational Nurse. She worked at Ranger General Hospital and Eastland Memorial Hospital for some 30 years. She lived most of her life in Ranger and was a member of the Merriman Baptist Church. Survivors at the time of her death are two daughters, Jean Flint of Trent and Ruth Brown of Eastland; one brother, Gillmer Gordon "Bud" Barnes of Abilene; three grandchildren, Jimmy Allen Brown of Abilene, Tania Rachelle McCormic of Lakewood, NM, and Bryan Lee Brown of Graham; 3 great-grandchildren, Tyler Shawn and Brice Kellie McCormic and Zachary Austin Brown; several nieces and nephews.