Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1939

Bessie Roberson BESSIE LOU ROBERSON RIDER, 78, died in Andrews, TX in June of 2000, with interment in the Andrews West Cemetery. She was born Dec. 29, 1921 in Ranger, TX & attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1939. Bessie marred Ralph Rider in Dec. of 1949 in Ranger and moved to Andrews in 1968 from Stamford, TX. She had worked as a nurse for Permian General Hospital in Andrews for five years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Andrews. Her husband preceded her in death in 1990, at Andrews & a brother, David Roberson (RHS-1938). Survivors at the time of her death were her daughter, Mitzi Mikols of Fairfax, VA, who was married to an Air Force officer. A son, Ronnie Rider, now lives just outside of Pagosa Springs, CO.