Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1963

Patsy Nail Swindle PATSY DARLENE NAIL SWINDLE, 68, born in June of 1945 in Ranger, TX, passed away peacefully on Sept. 9, 2013 in Denton, TX. Patsy grew up in Ranger, TX, and graduated from Ranger High School in the Class of 1963. She was said by many to be the most beautiful and spirited cheerleader to go through Ranger High. She enjoyed people and always was willing to share a smile and kind word or laugh. Patsy was the definition of Miss Congeniality. Her hobby was people. She was the life of the party and quite boisterous. Patsy enjoyed dancing and singing, sharing her beautiful voice with those she entertained. Her family remembers her as cheerful, always positive thinking, caregiver with a servant's heart. Patsy was reunited with those who have gone before her including: her parents, Loyd & Lela Nail; brothers, Loyd Nail Jr. (decd), Jimmie Lee Nail (RHS-1955) & Gilbert Wayne Nail (RHS-1965); son, Michael Eller; niece, Anita Goldsmith; and her loving husband, Ed Swindle. Those left to cherish her memory are: sister, Martha Goldsmith (RHS-1956) (Elmer); nieces, Debbie Nail Wilson (RHS-1972) (Glynn, RHS-1968)), Donna Allen, & Sherry Brandt (Keith); step-daughter, Donna Eller Thompson; nephews, Jimmy Goldsmith & Curtis Goldsmith, along with many more extended family and many dear friends. SON: MICHAEL DON ELLER passed away Feb. 19, 2012. He graduated from Cleburne High School in 1986 and the University of North Texas in 1992. Survivors at the time of his death: father, Don Eller; mother, Patsy Swindle; sister, Donna Thompson; brother- in-law, Jim White; aunts, Angela Eller, Trudy Nail Davenport and Martha and husband, Elmer Goldsmith; and uncle, J.D. and wife, Sydney Eller.