MARY GRACE KING PARKES BRINKLEY, 73, was born in
Oklahoma on Dec. 10, 1909 & died May 24, 1983. She
attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1926 at
Ranger, TX. At the time of her death she lived in
Ft. Worth, TX.
She is survived by two children, Barbara Byrellene
Parkes Kai (RHS-1949) and Donald Gene Parkes (RHS-
1956); five brothers & one sister. She was preceded
in death by her parents, R.O. & Lillie King, pioneers
in Ranger. Mary was buried at Evergreen Cemetery in
Ranger next to her first husband, Thad Parkes.