Jimmy Ray Carson, age 58, of Fort Collins, Colorado, passed away November 16, 2012 at Fort Collins Health Care Center. 

Mr. Carson was born June 28, 1954 in Pocahontas, Arkansas.  He enjoyed artwork and was of Pentecostal belief. 

He is survived by his mother, Mary Charlene (Counce) Carson; 2 sisters, Marcia Delawrence of Poplar Bluff, Cora Shanks and husband, Cliff of Kentucky; 2 brothers, Bobby Carson and wife, Sandy of Poplar Bluff and Tommy Carson of Poplar Bluff.

He was preceded in death by his father; James Woodrow Carson and a  sister, Nancy Deanna Carson. 

Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Friday, November 23, 2012 at Fowler-Sullivan Funeral Home, 844 Cedar Street, Poplar Bluff, Mo.  Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 24, 2012 in the chapel with Ron Fowler and Donnie Fowler officiating.  Burial will be in Qulin Cemetery.