Mrs. Rankin was born in Sandia to J. Fred and Mattie Lee Gamblin.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Woodsboro and was a co-owner of the Strawberry House in Woodsboro.
Survivors include her husband, Albert Rankin; sons, Randy Rankin and Douglas (Angela) Rankin; daughters, Janet Rankin and Diane (Artie) Kelone; brother, Leo Gamblin; sisters, Betty Imes and Bettye Gamblin; six grandchildren; five great- grandchildren.
Visitation was held from 6-8 p.m. Monday, April 14, at Moore Funeral Home Chapel.
The funeral service was conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 15, at the First Baptist Church of Woodsboro.
Burial followed at LaRosa Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Crown Hospice, 1101 Salem Road Suite ABCD, Victoria, Tx 77904.