Ruby L. Ray, 85, of Poteau died
Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011, in Poteau. She
was born Jan. 11, 1926, in Cauthron, Ark,
to James David and Minnie Emma Lee
(Holmes) Stuart. She was a loving mother,
grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and
She was preceded in death by her parents;
her husband, Burlen Ray; and brother and sister-inlaw,
J.B. and Florence Stuart.
Ruby is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Ricky
Joe Latta and wife Pam of Poteau; two grandchildren,
Jennifer Jo Lokken and Jessie Green; a great-grandchild,
Sydney Watson; nieces, Linda and Theo Johnson of
Abbott, Ark., and Marilyn Nichols of Waldron, Ark.;
nephew, James and Pam Stuart of Cauthron; great nieces,
Melissa Campbell of Garfield, Ark., and Audrey and
David Duncan of Decatur, Ark.; great nephews, Joseph A.
Dinar of Abbott, Ark., and Jay Stuart of Kansas City, Mo.;
as well as a host of other family members, friends, and
Pallbearers will be Joseph Dinar, Ted Johnston, Steven
Herin, Jay Stuart, Wesley McCroskey and Carl Johnston.
Services will be held graveside at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct.
29, at Lower Center Point Cemetery near Hon, Ark.
The family will greet friends from 5-7 p.m. Friday at
the funeral home. Interment will follow under the direction
of Grace Manor Funeral Home, Poteau.