ARTHUR STEVENS DEFFEBACH, 93, a retired fleet manager
for Lone Star Gas, died on Oct. 28, 2006, in Granbury.
Burial was in Laurel Land Memorial Park at Dallas, TX.
He was born on Feb. 9, 1913 in Snyder, TX to Thomas G.
& Ethlyn Stevens Deffebach. He attended Ranger High
School in the Class of 1930 at Ranger, TX.
Arthur was a fleet manager for Lone Star Gas and retired
after many years of service. He was active in church in
Ranger, Dallas and Granbury. He was an avid fisherman
and referred to himself as "Putterer" and "Mr. Fixit"
to everyone who knew him. He & his wife, Edwina Williams
(RHS Faculty), who preceded him in death, built their
retirement home in Granbury with their own hands.
Survivors: daughter, Mary Ellen Cribbs (RHS-1956) and
husband, Jim, of Granbury; son, Don Morris Deffebach
(RHS-1958) and wife, Carole, of Duncanville; five
grandchildren; & 11 great-grandchildren. His siblings
were Thomas Deffebach, Vernon Deffebach, Lyle Deffebach,
Florence Deffebach, Francis Deffebach, & Beth Deffebach