Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1937

Beatrice Hatton BEATRICE L. "BEA" HATTON FUNDERBURK, 83, Breckenridge resident, died on March 8, 2003 in Abilene, with burial in Bullock Cemetery near Ranger, TX. She was born Beatrice Lee Hatton to James S. Hatton and Margie Waggoner Hatton on Sept. 20, 1919, in Ranger. She attended schools in Ranger and graduated from Ranger High School. She married Mack Funderburk in May of 1947, in Breckenridge. She was a homemaker. She was a member of First Baptist Church where she was involved in Women's Missionary Union. She had been a Sunday School Teacher and a Vacation Bible School Teacher for over 30 years. She had been a member of the Martha Sunday Class and was presently a member of the Carrie Bates Sunday School Class. Survivors at the time of her death include her husband, Mack Funderburk of Breckenridge; two sons and daughter-in-law, Eddie Mack and Carolyn Funderburk of Granbury and Tony Gregg & Maria Funderburk of Belton; one sister, Margaret Hatton Blankenship (RHS-1942) of Ranger; four grandchildren, Cheri Carr of Granbury, Greg Funderburk of Cleburne and Thomas Funderburk and Virginia Funderburk of Belton; two great- grandchildren, Tanner Carr and Peri Carr both of Granbury. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Wilma Jennings. Her mother, Margie Waggoner Hatton died in Ranger in 1978. HUSBAND: MACK FUNDERBURK, 90, of Breckenridge, TX passed away March 20, 2014, with burial at Bullock Cemetery near Ranger, TX. Mack was born Dec. 31, 1923 in the Frankell Community in Stephens County, to parents George Funderburk and Rosa Gene Yarbrough Funderburk. Mr. Funderburk joined the United States Marine Corp in 1942. He was a Sergeant in the 3rd Marine Division and served in World War II at Iwo Jima, Guadalcanal, Guam, Marshall Islands & Pearl Harbor. After his discharge from Marine Barricks, Treasure Island, San Francisco, Calif. in 1946, he married Beatrice Lee Hatton in May of 1947, in Breckenridge. Mack worked as a ditching contractor until retirement. He was preceded in death by his parents, George Funderburk and Rosa Gene Funderburk; and his wife, Beatrice Lee Funderburk. Mr. Funderburk is survived by his two sons: Eddie Funderburk and wife Carolyn of Granbury, Tony Funderburk and wife Mary of Burleson; four grand- children: Cheri Carr of Granbury, Greg Funderburk and wife Marcy of Cleburne, Virginia Stonehocker and husband, Jeremiah of Euless & Thomas Funderburk and wife Christa of Oklahoma City; six great-grand- children: Tanner Carr, Peri Carr, Peyton Funderburk, Gryffin Funderburk, Noble Funderburk, Knight Funderburk; and one sister, Waldean McKinney of New Mexico.