ROGER ALLEN RUTLEDGE, 26, was killed in a plane crash
near Ranger, TX on Sept. 27, 1979 with interment at
Evergreen Cemetery in Ranger.
He was born Nov. 4, 1952, in San Francisco, CA and
graduated in 1971 from Ranger High School, where he
played football. He married Sandra K. Eaton (RHS-1972)
in August of 1973, in Ranger. Mr. Rutledge was past
president of the Ranger Junior Rodeo Association. He
was owner of Rutledge Welding and Oil Field Equipment
in Ranger and a member of the Baptist Church.
His mother was Mrs. Margie Richards of Euless. He had
four brothers, Tom Fox (RHS-1970), Buzzie, Billy (RHS-
1972) and Darrell Rutledge, all of Ranger; four sisters,
Mrs. John Barnett, Rossie Richards, Jeanie Richards and