COMANCHE — Private services for Barbara Allen Ryman Degnan, 98, of Proctor will be held at a later date.
    Family and friends will gather at Matagorda Cemetery for an informal ceremony and the burial of her ashes.
    Comanche Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
    She died Friday, June 16, 2017 at Senior Care Nursing in Stephenville.
    She was born in Matagorda on Sept. 16, 1918 to James Nye and Sunshine (Dickinson) Ryman.
    She married James (Jim) Haines Degnan in 1941.
    Survivors include her three children, Nancy Graham Davis, James Nye Degnan and Mary Sargent Ames; seven grandchildren;  two great-grandchildren; and one niece.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, brother,  sister and grandson.