Ina Mae Ranger

Ina Mae Ranger, 87, of Rogersville, AL passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at North Alabama Medical Center.  She lived in Gillespie and operated Ideal Beauty Salon for 36 years.  She taught cosmetology in St. Louis at private schools, North County Technical High School and was an employee of Venture Stores, Olde Time Pottery, K-Mart and upon moving to Rogersville in 2009 she was employed at Stanfield’s Steakhouse. She enjoyed Rogersville and becoming a member of the Rogersville Chamber of Commerce and Shoals Master Gardeners.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Barney August and Nellie Mae Frances Holden; son, Albert Russell Ranger, Jr.; grandson, Russell Alexander Ranger and sister, Zelma Leona Holden Hopper.

She is survived by her daughter, Dr. Jennifer Garrett; nephews, William Hopper and James Hopper and niece, Karen Hopper Harlan; numerous cousins and friends.

In lieu of flowers memorials are suggeste to be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation at or American Cancer Society at

A memorial service will be at a later date.

Rogersville Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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