Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1943 RJC

Juanita Love Dobbs ELLA JUANITA LOVE DOBBS, 94, of Lubbock, TX passed away on Jan. 30, 2021, surrounded by her beloved family. Juanita was born on Oct. 10, 1926 in Ranger, TX to George Columbus Love & Cora Dona (Blackwell) Love. She graduated from Ranger High School in the Class of 1943 and attended Ranger Jr. College. At the age of 17, she married Clarence Horn, and they eventually moved to Lubbock, Texas, where she raised their three children, Tim, Tanna, and Tye. In addition to being the loving & undisputed matriarch of the family, Juanita was a working mother, holding positions as the office secretary at Rush Elementary, the (self-proclaimed) worst gift wrapper at Dunlap's Department Store, and most notably, the bookkeeper at Sunset Church of Christ for over 20 years?a position she loved?except perhaps on the days she was unable to go home to watch "Days of our Lives" on her lunch break. Later in life, Juanita married Jim Dobbs and they enjoyed traveling together and hosting family & friends in their home. Juanita loved a theme party. But she enjoyed nothing more than her family, who lovingly referred to her as "The Gagoo". Juanita will be deeply missed by her family and friends for her quick wit and big heart. She is preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Charlotte Green; husband, Jim Dobbs; and her beloved cat, Jeter. She is survived by her three children, Tim Horn, Tanna Lazaroff, Tye Horn, and their spouses; six grandchildren and their spouses; and seven great-grandchildren.