POTEAU–Ruby L. Ray, 85, of Poteau, passed away Oct. 26, 2011, in Poteau. She was born Jan. 11, 1926, in Cauthron to James David and Minnie Emma Lee (Holmes) Stuart.
Graveside services are Saturday at 1 p.m. at Lower Center Point Cemetery , near Hon, under the direction of Grace Manor Funeral Home.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Burlen Ray; and a brother and sister-in-law, J.B. and Florence Stuart.
Survivors are 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; 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.
Pallbearers are Joseph Dinar, Ted Johnston, Steven Herin, Jay Stuart, Wesley McCroskey and Carl Johnston.
The family will greet friends Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.