Ray McCoin

Ray McCoin, 92, of Pocola died Monday, June 4, 2012 in Pocola.Ray was born in Dunklin County, Mo., on Aug. 30, 1919, to Richard and Flossie (Poe) McCoin. Ray was a car salesman and mechanic. He was preceded in death by his wife, Frieda, and sister, Maggie Williams.  He loved to golf, travel and drive around.  He was a car salesman for years.Survivors include his daughters, Brenda Tackett  and Patricia Mahar of Panama; son, Michael McCoin of Greenwood, Ark.; seven grandchildren, Richard Tackett of Spiro, Brian Tackett, Shannon Morrison, Tanya Newnam, Tamara Tackett all of Panama, Stephanie McCoin, Adam McCoin of Stigler; numerous great- and great-great-grandchildren; brother, Don McCoin of Missouri; sisters, Norma Carrel of Missouri, Daisy Ray of Mississippi, Ruth Strickland of California, Berenice Densford of Arizona, Maxine Citta of Nebraska; other relatives and loved ones.Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 5, at New Hope Cemetery in Spiro with Rev. Brian Fout officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Sean Morrison, Joe Tackett, Josh Tackett, Blake Tackett, Dereck Landrum.You may leave an online message at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.