Mary Catherine Farris

March 13, 1932 - March 23, 2013

Mary Catherine (Wall) Farris, 81 of Eldon, passed away Saturday, March 23, 2013, at the Eldon Nursing and Rehab in Eldon. On March 13, 1932, she was born in Brumley, the daughter of the late Joel Boyd and Martha Luanna (Thompson) Wall. She was previously married to Clyde C. Farris. She was employed with Southwestern Bell Telephone Company for 36 years before her retirement. She was a member of the Ninth Street Christian Church of Eldon, the Telephone Pioneers, the Eldon VFW Post Ladies Auxiliary, and the Order of Eastern Star. She enjoyed quilting and cooking. Survivors include: sons and daughters-in-law, Shane and Sherri Farris of Eldon, Joel and Kim Farris of Linn Creek, Jeffrey Farris of Barnett, and Sonny and Kim Farris of Eldon; daughter and son-in-law, Sherril and Tom Couts of Eldon; 12 grandchildren and three great -grandchildren; and one brother, Henry Dorral Wall of Eldon. Her parents and two brothers, Sherrill and Lilburn Wall, preceded her in death. Visitation will be on Wednesday March 27, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. - 7: 00 p.m. at Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon. Funeral Service will be on Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at Phillips Funeral Home with Minister Chris Reynolds officiating. Interment will follow at Hawkins Cemetery near Brumley. Memorials are suggested to Hawkins Cemetery in Brumley.

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