Vaughn “Parke” Ray, 83, of Nevada, died Tuesday, Jan. 14, at Israel Family Hospice House in Ames. Funeral services were held Saturday, Jan. 18, at Central Presbyterian Church in Nevada. Pastor Ian McMullen officiated, and burial followed in Maxwell Cemetery, Maxwell. Military honors were conducted by the Maxwell American Legion Post No. 249. Condolences may be sent online to www.chetryanmortuary.com.