BARBARA NADINE LEWIS JONES, 65, died on March 31,
2007 in an Abilene hospital. Burial was in Evergreen
Cemetery in Ranger, TX.
Barbara was born on April 22, 1941 in Ranger
to Leon Lewis Sr., and Delia Hewing Lewis. Mr.
Lewis was a longtime employee of Montgomery Wards
in the auto tire department. She was a graduate
of Ranger High School and received a Bachelors
degree from Cisco Junior College and a Masters
degree from Tarleton State University. She married
Johnnie Jones in November of 1965 in Eastland,
TX. Barbara worked part-time for the Ranger
Junior College in the library and later as a
professor teaching history for some 31 years.
She was also a member of the Church of God of
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents,
Leon Lewis Sr., Della Lewis, and a son Adrian
At the time of her death, she was survived by her
husband Johnnie "Red" Jones of Ranger, children;
Christopher "Chris" Lewis of Ranger, Gerald Lewis
(RHS-1982) of Fort Worth, Famous Johnson of Ranger,
Billy Jones, Rickey Ray Jones and Johnnie Ray Jones,
all of Dallas, three brothers Donald Ray Lewis (RHS-
1963) of DeSoto, Leon Lewis Jr., and David Lewis
both of Ranger, four sisters; Wineford Harden of
Dallas, Wanna Lewis of Weatherford and Della Carey
and Susy Robinson both of Ranger. Two grandchildren
Diamond and Jasper Lewis both of Katy. Numerous
nieces and nephews.