Lindon Ray Calhoun
(May 20, 1920 – January 5, 1992)
At Lila's request her obituary is as follows:
"Wife, mother of 7 children, grandmother of 16 children, great grandmother of 9, and great-great grandmother of 2.
Cattle rancher, real estate broker, family architect and building contractor, accountant, tax preparer, secretary, salesclerk, model…. and all around hell raiser and trail blazer! She lived a full and happy life.
At Lila's request there will be no formal service. A private memorial will be held with her family for the burial of her ashes beside her husband Lin, at "The Resting Place" on the Lin-Lila (Calhoun) Ranch, one of the oldest continuously working ranches in Hays County."
Lila was preceded in death by her husband Lin, her mother Dollie Garnett, her sister Bonnie Schneider, her brother Basil (Sony) Garnett and her stepsister Freddie Kay Comer.
She is survived by her sister Violet and brother-in-law Leonard Voges and stepbrother Richard Smith. She is also survived by her daughter Linda and her family Leigh and Mark, Lance, Lexie, Ava, and Marleigh; daughter Lana and her family Tami, JoLana, Dana, Joshua and Taylor, Jeremiah, JJ, Mari, Jaxson and Jade; daughter Loveta and her family Jeanette, Corbin and Richlan; daughter Lesa and her family Michael and Conor; daughter Luta and her family Jessica, Travis and Elaine; son L. Ray and his family Jackie and Lin; son Lex, and his family Cindy, Tatum, Cody, Lexi, Railie, Kason and Peyton. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.