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Alicia Smith
Alicia Smith
Class of 1997
(Passed date unknown)
She was loved by many classmates who knew her she was at our senior prom and even graduated with our class. She was a diabetic and passed away sometime in 2001.
Billye Baugh Robbins
Billye Baugh Robbins
Class of 1968
Passed Jan 14, 2021
(no additional information)
Cecil Lamar Lanier
CECIL LAMAR LANIER
Class of 1968
Passed Nov 06, 2009
CECIL LAMAR LANIER, age 60, passed away on November 6, 2009, in Fort Worth, Texas. Cecil was born in Galena Park, Texas on September 18, 1949. He grew up in and also attended schools in the Pasadena area and earned the respected medal of Eagle Scout before graduating from Sam Rayburn High School in 1968. Cecil then attended Sam Houston State University where he met the love of his life, Marcy, with whom he was married to for 37 years. He would later earn his Master's in Education from the University of Houston. Shortly after graduating from Sam Houston State University, Cecil began teaching and impacted the lives of hundreds of students in Pasadena, La Porte, and Galena Park school districts until he retired in May of 2009. Cecil loved music and sang with the Houston Symphony Chorus for many years. He will be remembered for his sense of humor but more so for his generosity in all things and his genuine kind nature. He was loved and will be missed by many. Cecil was preceded in death by his mother and father, Maxine and Shorty Lanier. Left to cherish wonderful memories of our beloved Cecil are his wife Marcy, daughter and son-in-law Molly and Parker Ruppert and granddaughter Brennan Ruppert, as well as many loving extended family members and dear friends.
Cindy Swedran
Cindy Swedran
Class of 1985
Passed Nov 28, 1985
Class of 1985, died on Thanksgiving Day, 1985 of lupus.
Craig Pittman
Craig Pittman
Class of 1988
(Passed date unknown)
heart disease
Debra L. Cunningham
Debra L. Cunningham
Class of 1970
Passed Nov 14, 2003
(no additional information)
Dennis Redd
Dennis Redd
Class of 1981
Passed Dec 24, 2010
According to the family, Dennis passed away from a heart attack.
Elizabeth Richardson
Elizabeth Richardson
Class of 1988
Passed Oct 22, 2004
breast cancer
Harold Mcdaniel
Harold McDaniel
Class of 1988
(Passed date unknown)
swimming accident 1989
James Craig Whitfill
James Craig Whitfill
Class of 2001
Passed Mar 19, 2008
James Craig Whitfill, Class of 2001, football, swimming, baseball, band, choir, and was a member of the Principal’s Cabinet, Spanish Club and Sideliners
April 11, 1983-March 19, 2008
Jason Winn
Jason Winn
Class of 1985
Passed May 22, 2010
Jason Winn, Sam Rayburn Class of 1985, died May 22, 2010. He is survived by all his sisters. He was on swim team, and very much a part of that class.
Jay Kevin Anderson
Jay Kevin Anderson
Class of 1982
Passed Feb 02, 1990
Jay Kevin Anderson: Born June 13, 1964 - Passed away Feb. 2 1990; from complications following a motorcycle accident. Class of 1982
Jimmy Bailey
Jimmy Bailey
Class of 1988
(Passed date unknown)
industrial accident 2004
Jon Higgins
Jon Higgins
Class of 1989
Passed Dec 30, 2008
Jon Higgins, Class of 1989, saxophone player.
Passed: 30DEC08, Buried: 03JAN09
Veteran: U.S. Navy, 1997-2001
Linda Utecht
Linda Utecht
Class of 1967
Passed Jul 10, 2010
Kidney cancer
Monye Brookover
Monye Brookover
Class of 1988
Passed Oct 02, 2002
Monye Brookover May 1, 1969 - October 3, 2002
Robert Lee Baker
Robert Lee Baker
Faculty
Passed Nov 03, 2010
Robert Lee Baker, 78, passed away November 3, 2010 in Houston, Texas. He was born August 21, 1932 in Belton, Texas to the late C.A. and Rosalie Baker.

Robert was a 1955 graduate of Baylor University with degrees in History and Art.He retired from Pasadena ISD after teaching 35 years. He was a social studies teacher and golf coach at Sam Rayburn High School from 1964-1991. He was also a well known artist in Pasadena and president of Pasadena Art League and a member of the Deer Park Art League and the Gulf Coast Art Society. His hobbies were painting, golf and supporting the Baylor Bears.

He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Betty Jo Baker, daughter, Kelli Reagh Adkison and husband Timothy; grandchildren, Brandon Lee Adkison, Brenna Reagh Adkison; brother, Donald Ray Baker and wife Sheila; uncle, Fred Greeson and wife Evelyn and several other loving family members and friends.
Ronald Charles Manger
Ronald Charles Manger
Class of 1983
(Passed date unknown)
Ronald �Ron� Charles Manger, 43, of Pasadena, passed away Thursday, June 04, 2009. He attended Sam Rayburn High School and was always kind and compassionate to those he knew. Ron loved all the neighbors from the Super 7 in Pasadena where he worked for over 10 years. They were his second family. His passions in life were his nieces and nephews whom he always treasured. Ron loved the old soaps which he began watching as a kid with his mother at his side. Cooking and movies were his entertainments.

He is survived by his father Eugene W Manger; sisters Charlotte Jones and husband James and Rosemary Rapoza and husband Michael Sr.; brothers Donald Manger Sr and wife De Anne, and William Manger; nieces Maddison and Brittany; nephews Joseph, Donald Jr, Colton, Michael Jr, Carrington, and Harrison; and a host of friends. Ron is preceded in death by his mother Delores E Manger and brother Eugene W. Manger, Jr..
Ronald Leron Lucero
RONALD LERON LUCERO
Class of 1988
Passed Apr 02, 1986
LUCERO, RONALD LERON
DATE OF BIRTH: 07/08/1970
DATE OF DEATH: 04/02/1986
BURIED AT: SECTION J SITE 471
HOUSTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
10410 VETERANS MEMORIAL DRIVE HOUSTON, TX 77038 (281) 447-8686
SON (MINOR CHILD) OF LUCERO, LUCAS JR SSGT US MARINE CORPS
Shannon Kaye Fulgham
Shannon Kaye Fulgham
Class of 1986
Passed May 22, 1998
Shannon Kaye Fulgham Philley, Class of 1986, band member
Sep. 7, 1967-May 22, 1998

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