West Plains, MO Location (417) 256-4141

Thayer, MO Location (417) 264-7242

Geneva Farris
Geneva Farris

Geneva Faye Farris was born the daughter of David Elvis Owen and Nancy Corminson Owen on October 24, 1941, in Myrtle, Missouri, and departed this life October 14, 2017, at her home in Thayer, Missouri, at the age of 75 years.

She was united in marriage on January 7, 1958, in Thayer, Missouri, to Joe Sacra. On October 12, 1961, at Smithville, Virginia, she was united in marriage to Donald Cline. She was united in marriage on June 27, 1964, at Thayer, Missouri, to Robert Farris.

She is survived by four children, Melissia Busby and significant other, Gary McCormack, of Thayer, Missouri, David Sacra and wife, Linda of Thayer, Missouri, Michelle Lynn Farris Simpson and significant other, Waylon Benson of Maumelle, Arkansas and LaDawn Haney and husband, Dale of Doniphan, Missouri; fourteen grandchildren, several great grandchildren; several great great grandchildren; three nieces; one nephew; other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, David and Nancy Owen; one son, Douglas Cline; one daughter, Janice Farris; one brother, Delbert Ray Owen; and one granddaughter, Misty Starr McPartlen.

Geneva was a Christian and attended the State Line Pentecostal Church.

She was a hairdresser and also worked as a truck driver for a period of time.

She was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 4066 in Wappapello, Missouri.

She enjoyed playing bingo and was active in the Thayer Relay for Life.

She will be remembered as deeply devoted to her family and will truly be missed by all that knew her.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the State Line Pentecostal Church in Thayer with Brother Wayne Hurst officiating.

The family will receive friends at the Carter Funeral Home in Thayer on Tuesday, October 17th from 6-8 PM.

Burial will be in Myrtle Cemetery, Myrtle, Missouri with services under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. in Thayer.


1 Comment

  1. Eva Ford Ashford
    October 15, 2017 @ 7:34 am

    I am so sorry you lost your mother, but I rejoice that she is pain free and living in a mansion that has no maintenance problems.
    she will be happy and care free forever and ever now.


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