Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1937

WALTER E. "BILL" COX, 87, of Eastland, TX passed away on Oct. 6, 2004. Mr. Cox was born on Sept. 5, 1917 in Alvarado, TX, to Walter & Mattie Cox. He attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1937 at Ranger, TX. He married Mary Etta Cox (RHS-1936) in Sept. of 1938. Walter was a longtime resident of Eastland County, having lived in both Ranger & Eastland. He was a retired pipe welder & member of Pipeliners Local #798. He was also a member of Masonic Lodge #738 in Ranger. Walter had been a member of the Church of Christ. At the time of his death, he was survived by two sons, Eddie and wife Donna of Red Oak, and Danny and wife Sharon of Arlington; and by four grand- children, Brent Cox, Corey Cox, Cody Cox, Jayna Bernard; and two great-grandchildren, Morghan and Bishop Bernard. He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Mattie, his wife, Mary, and by one daughter, Sandra (Cox) Holloway.