Ralph Bouknight ObitAvenal State Prison reported the passing of retired Correctional Sgt. Ralph “Gunny” Bouknight on Jan. 10, 2018.

He began his CDCR career in January 1987. He spent his entire career at Avenal State Prison.

He promoted to Correctional Sergeant in December 1996 where he served until he retired in 2011. He also served two Retired Annuitant terms.