James "Butch" Ralls
Memorial services are scheduled at a later date for Mr. James Kelley "Butch" Ralls, 75, of Wilson. Cremation services are under the care of Alexander Gray Crematory.
Butch was born on January 2, 1943 at Ardmore to the late Mr. Benjamin Kelley Ralls and Mrs. Helen Mryle (Watts) Ralls. He departed this life on Monday April 30, 2018 at Mercy Hospital of Ardmore.
Butch was raised in Ardmore attending school there. He married the former Ms. Sharion Brown on February 1, 1964 at Ardmore. Butch worked in the Cable TV Provider industry most all of his working years. They resided in California and Kansas retiring to Wilson in 2005. Butch retired as a regional manager for Cox Cable.
Butch enjoyed residing back in this area and became quite a Wilson Eagle fan. He enjoyed attending all the sporting events and loved to go hunting and fishing. Butch was a great family man and loved nothing more than his grandchildren. He was a veteran of the Army National Guard and the American Legion Post 0068. He was also a member of the St. Mary's Catholic Church and the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus.
Butch is preceded in death by his Parents; father in law, R.B. Brown; sister in law, Kaye Brown; infant granddaughters, Emma Ann and Natalie Ann Dubose.
Survivors include his wife Sharion of the home; daughters, Robin Bower and husband Steve of Winfield, KS and Jamie Dubose and husband Dwight of Wilson; grandchildren, Molly Ruggles, Benet Youngdahl and husband Robert, Paige James and husband Tyler, Logan Bower, Colby Kuder, Gage, Wyatt and Lauren Dubose; brother, Rod Ralls and wife Karyn of Bonham, TX; mother in law, Genevee Brown of Wilson; brothers in law, Jack Brown of Wilson and Jerry Brown and wife Norma of Purcell; numerous other family and friends.