Ranger Exes Memorial - Others

GERALDINE "GERRYE" PHILISTIA KRIBBS MCPHEETERS passed away May 15, 1997 in Houston, TX, with burial in Evergreen Cemetery in Ranger, TX. She was preceded in death by her husband, William R. "Bill" McPheeters, in Sept. of 1993. Geraldine was born Feb. 8, 1907 in Dillman, Indiana. She was the second of the seven children of Franklin P. & Emma Cruse Kribbs. The family moved to Strawn, TX, in 1922 and moved to Ranger in 1924. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Bob (Jewel) Preslar of Houston and her daughter and son-in-law, Linda McPheeters (Bob) Higgins of Conroe, 2 brothers (Gene and Mildred Kribbs of Breckenridge, Merle and Sue Kribbs of Dublin) and a sister, Yvonne Kribbs Gallagher of Corpus Christi. In addition, she is survived by five grandchildren: Leslie, Bill and Richard Preslar, Robert and Kristie Higgins. She is also survived by her great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Children of Franklin Phillip Kribbs (1881-1971) and Sarah Emmaline Cruse Kribbs (1884-1944): Waldine Kribbs, Geraldine Kribbs McPheeters, Bernadine Kribbs Blue (RHS-1928), Franklin Phillip "Phil" Kribbs Jr. (RHS-1938), Eugene (Gene) Edd Kribbs (RHS-1936, Breckenridge HS-1938), Yvonne Kribbs Gallagher (RHS-1939) and Merle Wilson "Buster" Kribbs (RHS- 1943). Also: Louise Newman Kribbs (RHS 1938), wife of Phil Kribbs and Mildred Mitchell Kribbs (RHS-1937), wife of Gene Kribbs.