943 Highway 425 North
Monticello, AR 71657
          Phone: (870) 367-2451
          Fax: (870) 367-5840
Search Obituaries 

Louise Parker Ray
March 29, 1931 - November 14, 2018

Helen Louise Parker Ray, age 87 of Pueblo, CO, formerly of Monticello, passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2018 in Pueblo. She was born March 29, 1931 in Halley, AR to the late Elmer Parker and Addie Lou Scott Parker Bailey.

She was the widow of Raymond Ray, a homemaker and was a member of First Baptist Church of Monticello. In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by her stepfather, Aubrey Bailey, her daughter, Lana Ray Hoover, one brother, Edward Parker, two sisters, Marie Lovett and Terri Bondy.

Survivors include one son, Roger Ray and wife Julie of Harrison; six grandchildren, Lisa Hoover Rice and husband Jay of Pueblo, CO, Ray Hoover of Colorado Springs, CO, Phillip Ray and wife Tracey of Bryant, Dale Ray of Searcy, Jennifer Marino and husband Ricardo of Jonesboro and Sara Sparks and husband Bryan of McGehee, MS; eleven great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial to follow in Oakland Cemetery. Visitation 5:00-7:00 p.m. Monday evening at the funeral home. Online guestbook at

Join Us On Facebook ©2019 Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home   Secure Administration Area | Privacy Policy | Site by Gemini Graphics Inc. & L Selby