Nila Ruth McCorkle Ragsdale was born August 8th, 1930, in Collinsville, Texas. Her early education was in the Woodbine, TX school district, transferring to Gainesville for high school. Nila and James Elkin Ragsdale were married November 15th, 1947 at the Church of Christ in Sherman. Nila was an excellent homemaker, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
Nila is survived by her husband, Jim. Also left to treasure her memory are daughter Donna and son-in-law Steve and son, David, and three grandchildren. She is also survived by two great grandchildren.
Nila's life was honored at 10 a.m. Monday, August 22, 2016 in the chapel at Buchanan Funeral Service with interment at Rose Hill Burial Park.
Published on September 10, 2016