Funeral services for Hope Annetta Ragan, 72, of Vernon, who died on Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014 in Vernon, will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 at Calvary Baptist Church with Van McNeece officiating. Interment will follow at the Harrold Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.
Ragan was born on Dec. 18, 1942 in Ralls. She was the daughter of the late Emery Lee Roberson and the late Vivian Parsons. She married Ed Ragan on March 25, 1987 in Vernon. He preceded her in death on Nov. 26, 1998. She had worked at the Vernon State Hospital for 23 years as a steno pool secretary. She was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church and was a homemaker.
She is survived by two sons, Scott Stanley of Martinez, Calif., and Johnny Gestes of Vernon; one sister, Beckie McNeece of Vernon, one brother, David Roberson of Moraga, Calif., eight grandchildren and one-great-grandchild.
Visitation will be held on from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015 at Sullivan Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at sullivanfuneralhomevernon.com.