Refugio County Folks
The following are internet links to stories about Refugio County folks.  Some were born in Refugio County; some were not; but all have Refugio County connections.
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William Emory "Bill" Anderson
Class of 1954, Refugio
Baptist Minister; wife is Addie "Cookie" Williams
Pastor of the Day for the Texas House of

"WHEREAS, On February 24, 2005, Pastor William Emory Anderson,
Jr., of Euless is serving as Pastor of the Day for the Texas House of
Representatives; and

WHEREAS, Pastor Anderson is the president of Covenant
Christian Academy in Colleyville and the interim pastor at First
Baptist Church in Euless, a church in which he had served from 1966
to 1975 before leaving to spend 25 years at Calvary Baptist Church
in Clearwater, Florida; and

WHEREAS, A native of Humble, Pastor Anderson attended Refugio
High School and earned his undergraduate degree in religion from
Baylor University; he received his bachelor of divinity degree from
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and was awarded a doctor
of divinity degree from Trinity College in Dunedin, Florida; and..."
Dewey Bellows
Pole Vault
Graduate - Refugio
Robby Carey
Class of 2000, Woodsboro
Richard Chamberlain
Son of Sammy Chamberlain; grandson of Sam and Mary Chamberlain, all of Refugio.
G.M. "Mack" Cole
Baptist Minister
Joe Galloway
 Journalist - Author of  We Were Soldiers

"At the Pentagon, Truth Is the Enemy"
July 2005

Willie Mack Garza
Refugio Graduate
Coach - TCU
Lawrence L. "Larry" Germer
Lawyer, Germer Gertz Law Firm, Beaumont, Texas
Jamar Green
Refugio Graduate
Thomas G. Jeter
Refugio Graduate
Brigadier General, Retired
Edgar Rogers Jeter
Senior Pharmacist, Phoenix Indian Medical Center

Ed Jeter
National IHS Director Award Recipients

Toya Jones
Refugio Graduate
Lisa Morel Las
Marketing and Public Relations

James Lott
Refugio Graduate
Football Coach - Texas A&M, Kingsville

Deartra D. Madkins-Boone
Born in Refugio
Andrew Pate
Refugio Graduate
Pastor, First Methodist Church, Weimar, Texas
Nolan Ryan
Born in Refugio
National Baseball Hall of Fame
David M. Torres
Graduate of Austwell-Tivoli
Claude Ennis "Jack" Starrett, Jr.
Born in Refugio, Texas, 1936
Actor and Director
Michael L. Slack


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