Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1943

BURNESS VEAL KELLEY, JR., 85, passed away on May 14, 2010 in Bowie, TX, with burial in Bowie. He was born on Dec. 7, 1924 in Ranger, TX to Burness V. & Sybill Tankersley Kelley. He attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1943 & the University of Texas. Burness served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and married Greta Gay who died in 2011. They had a premature baby girl born in 1951 & lived in a number of places including Fort Worth, Laguna Park, Clifton, Whitney, & Bowie. His siblings was Lella W. Kelley & half-siblings were Jimmy F. Kelley & Sarah La Wanna Kelley.