Charles Ray Polk, Sr.
Funeral services for Charles Ray Polk, Sr. 62, Presiding Mayor of Dubach, will be 11AM Thursday, March 22, 2012 at New Prospect Baptist Church near Dubach. Ray died Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at his residence in Dubach following a brief illness. Bro. Dale Nugent will officiate under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel of Ruston.
Ray served in the US Coast Guard and had been sworn in as Mayor of Dubach in January of 2011. He was an avid sportsman and enjoyed taxidermy.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Barbara Castleberry Polk of Dubach; Son, Charles R. Polk, Jr. of Olla,La; Daughter, Jessica Oston of Delcambre, LA; Grandchildren, Austin Byrd, Taylor Oston and Daniel Oston; Brothers, M.L. Polk and wife Beverly of Alexandria, Thomas Polk and wife Lucy of Aransas Pass, TX; Sisters, Judy and husband Greg Fullerton, Arlene and husband Ricky Vine and Pat and husband John Murphy all of Winnfield, LA; Numerous Nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Visitation will be Thursday, March 22, 2012 from 10AM until 11AM Service time at New Prospect Baptist Church near Dubach. The family requests in lieu of flowers, that memorial donations be made to the charity of the donors choice.
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