Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1941

Joe Bob Pounds JOE BOB POUNDS, 82, was born Oct. 9, 1911, to Mr. & Mrs. William G. Pounds of Ranger, TX & was in the Ranger High School Class of 1941. During WWII he entered the U.S. Army in 1943 & underwent training in Virginia, North Carolina, New Jersey & Tennessee before being shipped overseas to serve in the European Theater of Operations. He was awarded the Bronze Star, GCM, AT, EAME, 3 Battle Stars, Victory Ribbon, and Combat Medal Badge. He was discharged in 1946. He died July 9, 1994 while living at Cochran, GA. He had a sister, Billie Faye Pounds Beskow (RHS- 1944) & three brothers, Leonard Pounds (RHS-1929), Adron Pounds (RHS-1932), and William G. Pounds, Jr. (RHS-1939).