Ray Edward Null, son of Ronda Orton Merriman, was born in Mounds, Ill., on July 17, 1985, and died at his home in Dexter, Mo., on Feb. 15, 2012, at the age of 26.
He had lived in Dexter most of his life. Ray had worked at Mid Continental Nail in Poplar Bluff. Surviving are his mother, Ronda Merriman of Dexter; one son, Christopher Null; and one sister, Heather Mayberry of Dongola, Ill. Other family and friends also survive.
Memorial services will be held on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012, at 2 p.m. at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter, with the Rev. Jim Hoyt officiating. Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter is in charge of arrangements.