|Birth: ||Jun. 27, 1900|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 1986|
CLIFFORD B. RAGLAND, 85, DIES
Clifford B. Ragland, 85 of Fort Morgan died Tues. afternoon at Fort Morgan Hosptial.
Ragland was born June 27, 1900 in Greene County, Illinois.
He was raised near Greenville, Bond Co., Ill. and when 21, moved to St. Louis, Mo., then to Denver and to a farm near Grover in 1923.
In June of 1924, Ragland was Married to Alice Roberts. They farmed and ranched near Grover and rode in many rodeos and county fairs until ill health forced them to move to Denver where she died Feb. 16, 1947.
He moved to Fort Morgan where he worked for Jacks Bean Co., for two years. On April 3, 1948, he was married to Blanche Sand. In 1950, he bought the Fort Morgan Produce which he operated until his retirement in 1965.
Ragland was a member of AARP and the United Methodist Chruch.
Besides his wife, Blanche Ragland is survived by two stepchildren,; Nellie Wall and Ronald Sand; three sisters: Ivah Cordonnier of Greenville, Fern Ragland of Flora, Ill., and Alice Coulson of West Palm Beach, Fla. There are 12 step-grandchildren, 24, step-great-grandchildren and six step-great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 10:30 a.m. from the United Methodist Church with Rev. Allen Unger officiating. Interment will be in Memory Gardens. Jolliffe Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements. Friends may make memorial gifts to the church.
Montero Ragland (1872 - 1958)
Anna Elizabeth Zink Ragland (1874 - 1963)
Mamie Blanche Foster-Sand Ragland (1906 - 1995)
Alice Robert Ragland (1903 - 1947)*
Ivah May Ragland Cordonnier (1898 - 1989)*
Clifford Benton Ragland (1900 - 1986)
Maynard Paul Ragland (1903 - 1962)*
Alice Irene Ragland Coulson (1907 - 1991)*
Edith Fern Ragland (1918 - 1993)*
Created by: Nareen, et al
Record added: Jul 13, 2009
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