Ranger Exes Memorial - The Faculty

RAYNEAL BAZE, 74, of Abilene, TX & formerly of Eastland, died on Oct. 15, 2000. Mr. Baze was born in Ackerly. He graduated from Gorman High School and was a veteran of WWII, having served in the U.S. Navy. He received his B.S. from Hardin Simmons University & his Masters from North Texas State University. He married Meredith Black in 1950 and was a lifetime educator. He taught at Olden, Carbon and Ranger, TX before moving to Eastland in 1965 where he served as the principal of Siebert Elementary School. He retired in 1984 and moved to Abilene in 1999. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Eastland. Survivors include his wife, Meredith of Abilene; one son, David Baze of Clyde; two brothers, Earl Baze of Sacramento, CA, Mavis Baze of Missoula, MT; one sister, Dorothy Andry of Seattle, WA; two grandchildren. Interment was in Murray Cemetery at Carbon, TX.