Graveside services for Ray Ellis Cutler 81 of Grapeland, will be held 10:00 AM Thursday at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Crockett, with Rev. Delmar White officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster Palestine. Mr. Cutler passed away Monday at East Texas Medical Center Crockett. He was born June 25, 1931 in Houston County to Calvin Ray Cutler and Mary Lovell Cutler. He was an accounting clerk for United Gas, owner of Cutler’s Antiques, served in the US Army during the Korean War and was a member of the Grapeland Baptist Church. Mr. Cutler was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Sherell Ann Cutler and sister Ginger Kelley. He is survived by his wife Laverne Cutler of Grapeland, daughter Jan Parrish and husband Rodney of Tyler, son Terry Cutler and wife Terri of Latexo, sister Nell Welch of Houston, three grandchildren; Holly Parrish, Zach Parrish and Rachel Cutler and one great grandchild Jaxon Foster.