Ray Vermillion, 73, of Wister died Sunday, Aug. 28,2011, in Poteau. Ray was born in Whiteface, Texas, onDec. 20, 1937, to Holley L. and Vinita (Stroud) Vermillion.He was a realtor. Ray was a veteran of the U.S. Army.Survivors include his wife Cecelia of the home; daughter,Jean Morris of Ratliff City; son and daughter-in-law,Dennis and Lisa Vermillion of Wister; three grandchildren,Shelby Hill, Monty Hill and Sara Vermillion; brother,Marvin Vermillion of Austin, Texas; numerous nieces,nephews, other relatives, loved ones and friends.Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 2, at theOakland Cemetery Pavilion, Poteau, with The Revs. JackCovey and Jim Cook officiating. In lieu of flowers contributionsmay be made to Catch a Dream or Make aWish.Online messages may be left at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.comArrangements are under the direction of Evans andMiller Funeral Home, Poteau.