Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1966

Nieta Rose Melton NIETA FAYE ROSE MELTON, 72, went home to be with the Lord on Feb. 21, 2019, with burial at the Evergreen Cemetery in Ranger, TX. Nieta Faye Rose Melton was born Dec. 31, 1946 in Ranger, TX to Owen Ed (RHS-1940) & Beatrice West Rose. She grew up in Ranger and attended Ranger schools in the Class of 1966. Nieta enjoyed staying busy and was blessed to be able to work several different jobs during her life. Her most memorable jobs, being a wonderful Mom to her kids and earning her CNA later in life which led her to work for the Rock House, Eastland and Ranger Nursing Homes. She was a Baptist and loved the Lord. She is survived by her 3 daughters; Kellie Melton Wilson (RHS-1994) & Karina Melton (RHS-1996) both of Watauga, TX and Kimber Lee Melton (RHS-1988) of CA, grandchildren; Krystal Archer, Jessika Richard and Gabriel Wilson & 2 great-grandchildren, a brother; Johnny Rose (RHS-1967) of Granbury & sisters Carolyn Rose Braddock (RHS-1963) & husband Clyde and Shirley Rose Cole (RHS-1969) & husband Jimmy both of Ranger and numerous nieces & nephews. She is also survived by her amazing and loving, longtime boyfriend Jimmy Blackwell of Ranger.