Charles Ray Dallas, 71, passed away May 12, 2013, in New Caney, Texas, at home surrounded by his family. Charles was born July 12, 1941, in Little Rock to Julia and Robert Dallas, who precede him in death. He is also preceded in death by sister, Sara Jones.

Charles is survived by his loving wife, Mary Gilliam Dallas; son, Douglas Dallas and wife Rebecca; daughter, Sherri Dallas Maddox and husband Jay; grandchildren, Charli Ann Maddox and Mason Alexander Dallas; siblings, Bobby Dallas and wife Elizabeth, Horis Dallas and wife Deanna, Annette Boatner, Margie Truhitt, Clara Brewster and husband Velpo and Faye Phillips; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Milling Funeral Home Union. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, May 17, 2013, at Milling Funeral Home, interment will follow in Hester Cemetery in House, MS.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to MD Anderson Cancer Center in the name of Charles Dallas.