Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1951

Donald Drinkard DONALD LEWIS DRINKARD, 69, a retired grinder for Ben Hogan Company, died on Feb. 5, 2004, in Fort Worth, TX, with burial in Dallas/Fort Worth National Cemetery. Mr. Drinkard was born on Feb. 8, 1934 in Eastland, TX, the son of Ima Lois Bush & Calvin Marshall Drinkard. He attended schools in Ranger, TX but his family moved before high school graduation and he graduated in Agua Dulce, TX. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and later in the U.S.A.F. He had lived in Fort Worth since 1962 and was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. He retired from Ben Hogan Company in 1994 with 32 years of service. Survivors: wife, Ann Wells Drinkard of White Settlement; daughters, Donna Drinkard of Granbury and Ann Jacobson and her husband, Dan, of Fort Worth; son, Steven Drinkard and Karen Ainsworth of Weatherford; sister, June Drinkard Davis (RHS- 1949) and her husband, Bill, of Ranger; brothers, Fred Dreinhofer of Brownwood & Arthur Dreinhofer of New Braunfels; six grandchildren; and a number of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.