The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


July 15, 2014

Nila Ray Missildine

Services for Nila Ray Missildine, 62, of Denson Springs community, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Bailey & Foster Chapel with Andy Calcote officiating. Burial will follow in Muse Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster.

Ms. Missildine died Saturday, July 12, 2014 at Trinity Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler.

She was born Dec. 22, 1951 in Palestine to Charles and Betty Joyce Camp Ray.

Ms. Missildine was employed and worked as account manager for James F. Ray Used Cars.

She was preceded in death by her father; and her daughter, Kelly Williams.

She is survived by her mother, Betty Joyce Ray of Palestine; sons, Keith Burris and wife Caron of Georgetown, and Ben Missildine and wife Lisa of Denson Springs; sister, Renda Ultsch and husband Rick of Tomball; brother, Steve Ray of Palestine; grandchildren, Courtney Burris, Emma Burris, Madison Burris, Hannah Missildine, Levi Missildine, Jeffrey Jamison and Lane Jamison; extended family Kasey Guess, Jake Harrison, Donna Tate and numerous nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Jackie Ray, Derek Ray, David Taylor, Stacy Cumby, Randy Bechtel and Steve Mock.

Condolence calls will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Bailey & Foster Funeral Home.

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