Mary Anna King of Ranger

RANGER – Mary Anna King, 65, of Ranger passed away April 4, 2010 in Ranger, TX. Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 10 at the First Baptist Church in Ranger. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery. There will be no visitation.

Mary was born in Ranger on December 7, 1944 to Milard and Doris (McClesky) Herweck. She attended St. Rita’s preschool in Ranger then Young Elementary and graduated from RHS in 1964. She was a leading scorer in the 1st RHS Lady Bulldog Basketball team with her famous Granny Free-throw. She also ran track and won every Intramural event she was in.

Mary attended the Stephenville School of Nursing in 1966 through 1967. She was a loving and caring person. Mary loved giving cards to many people. She had a wonderful personality and loved sharing her stories with her friends.

She is survived by her son, James King and wife Sandra of Temple, Tx, daughter, Deborah Root of Belton, TX, brothers, Rich Herweck and wife Karen of Dripping Springs, TX, and Mel Herweck and wife Elaine of Hawley, TX, five grandchildren, Christopher Anderson, Kevin Anderson, Tyler Packwood, Julian King and Heather Root and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.