Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1933

JOE BURKETT WEEKES, 74, died on April 23, 1990. He was born on July 5, 1916 in the Cheaney Community to Frank & Nona (Clem) Weekes. He attended Ranger High School at Ranger, TX. Joe married Marjorie Moon at Strawn, TX in Jan. of 1942. He enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in the Pacific Theatre. He is survived by his wife, two daughters Joy & Betty Jo, & one sister Betty Weekes Veyran (RHS-1940). WIFE: MARJORIE E. MOON WEEKES, 83, died on May 25, 2004 in Stephenville, TX, with burial in Evergreen Cemetery at Ranger, TX. Mrs. Weekes was born in Morton Valley, TX on May 11, 1921. She was the daughter of Earl & Myrtle (Whatley) Moon. She was a 1938 graduate of Strawn High School & married Joe Weekes at Strawn, TX in Jan. of 1942. He preceded her in death. She was a secretary for the Ranger School for many years, and was a member of the First Baptist Church. Survivors at the time of her death include daughters Betty Joe Goleman of Phoenix, AZ, and Joy Felan and Trey of Stephenville, sister Betty Gardner of Strawn, grandsons Buck and Joe Goleman of Phoenix, AZ and nephews Rod Gardner of Menard, & Ronny Gardner of San Angelo, TX. NOTE: Her sister Betty Moon Gardner died May 23, 2019.