Edwin Ralston Cable, of San Marcos, died on Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at the age of 82. He was born in Monmouth, Illinois on October 20, 1927 to Hiram Cable and Eunice Ralston Cable. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, John, and sisters, Catherine and Martha. He is survived by his wife, Jacqueline, and a loving community of family and friends, including his children Mary Kaye, Pamela, Betsy, and Mark. Ed's life reflected his core beliefs in God, hard work, personal responsibility and service to your fellow man. He was honored to serve his country in the United States Navy during WW II. Following his military service he became a teacher instilling his core values in his students. In retirement he dedicated his considerable energies to serving his church and community. The memorial service will be conducted at 2 pm on Monday, November 30 in the sanctuary of First Christian Church, 3105 RR 12, San Marcos, Texas. In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution in memory of Mr. Cable to the LBJ Museum of San Marcos, P.O. Box 3, San Marcos, Texas 78667 or to the charity of your choice.