Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1937

BETTY JANE PATTERSON OWNBY, 86, died on May 3, 2006, in Graham, TX, with burial at Evergreen Cemetery in Ranger, TX She was born Jan. 15, 1920, in Henrietta, TX to Robert B. & Mollie Patterson. She attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1937 and married J.C. Ownby (RHS-1941) who died in 1995. In 1961, she moved to Graham from Eagle Mountain Lake. She was a homemaker & a member of the Memorial Christian Church in Graham. Survivors at the time of her death include one daughter, Mollie Arrell of Graham; two brothers, Robert Patterson (RHS-1938) of Graham and Roy Patterson (RHS-1943) of Gustine; five grand- children & seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, J.C. Ownby; two sons, Joseph Clark Ownby Jr. & Frank Gibson; and one grandson, R.J. Hearne. Her sisters were Anna Patterson Gray (RHS-1930) and Margaret Patterson McMichael (RHS-1932).