Dexter 'Ray' Poland, Sr.
Born: December 11, 1968
Died: November 29, 2005
Saturday, December 3, 2005
Higher Ground Church
Friday, December 2, 2005
7:00 to 9:00pm
Rest Haven Funeral Home - Rockwall Chapel
DEXTER “RAY” POLAND, SR., age 36 of Rockwall, TX, passed away November 29, 2005. He was born December 11, 1968, in Shreveport, LA, to Arnetta Poland and Nobie (Venzant) Poland. Ray married Deidria Williams on November 16, 1996, in Winnfield, LA. He was employed by Lee Roy Jordan Redwood Company and attended Higher Ground Church in Mesquite, TX.
Ray is survived by his wife Deidria Poland of Rockwall, TX; son: Dexter Raynole Poland, Jr. of Rockwall, TX; daughter: Auzree Cole-Poland of McKinney, TX; mother: Nobie Poland of Lucky, LA; sisters: Jacqueline Manuel of Natchitoches, LA, and Janice Wysinger of Bienville, LA; mother and father in law: Walter & Betty Williams of Winnfield, LA. He was preceded in death by his father: Arnetta Poland; and sister: Barbara Calep.
Funeral services will be held 10:00am, Saturday, December 3, 2005, at Higher Ground Church with Rev. James L. Green officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Friday evening at Rest Haven Funeral Home-Rockwall Chapel from 7:00 to 9:00pm.