Ranger Exes Memorial - Others

Lela Griffith Rodgers LELA MAE GRIFFITH RODGERS, 74, passed away Jan. 16, 2008 at her home. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery at Ranger, TX. Lela was born in Pueblo, TX, on Oct. 5, 1933 to John (Leslie) & Ida Ruth (Gann) Griffith. She was raised and attended school in Moran. She later met and married Claude Audrey Rodgers (RHS-1943) in March of 1955 in Ranger. In 1962 they made their home in the Ranger community. Lela worked for Quality Food Market, the Five & Dime, Ben Franklins, Ranger Athletic and even a period of time at the Ranger Hospital. She worked at Ranger School Cafeteria for 20 years. She was always involved in the elections around Ranger helping to count votes. She was a member of the Second Baptist Church & was involved in the activities there. She loved to sew and crochet. She was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter Delores, and a brother Gene. She is survived by her husband Audrey; two daughters, Linda Weeks and Nelda Poulson (RHS-1978); two sons, Roy (RHS-1977) and Gilbert Rodgers (RHS-1980) both of Ranger; a sister Betty Polk; 13 grandchildren and 3 great-grand- children with another on the way.