|Birth: ||Dec. 11, 1886|
|Death: ||May 26, 1977|
Mrs. Nellie Faries Rites Conducted In Itasca Sunday
Funeral services for Mrs. Nellie L. Faries, 90, of 402 East South Street, Itasca, who passed away at the Itasca Nursing Home at 12:15 am Thursday, May 26, 1977, were conducted at the First Presbyterian Church in Itasca Sunday afternoon at 4:00 o'clock.
Rev. Randy Stevens, pastor of the Church was the officiating minister.
Mrs. Nellie Lou Faries was a native of Maryville, Tennessee. She was born December 11, 1886, and was the daughter of the late Andrew Bascom Best and Laura Alice Girard Best.
Mrs. Faries had been a resident of Itasca since 1922. She was married many years ago to John Bearl Faries. He preceded his wife in death a number of years ago.
Mrs. Faries was a long time member of the Presbyterian Church of Itasca.
For the past year Mrs. Faries had been a resident of the Sanford Nursing Home, and had been in declining health.
Interment was in the Itasca Cemetery under direction of the Clayton Kay Funeral Home.
Active and honorary pallbearers were the grandsons of Mrs. Faries.
Survivors include eight children, four daughters, Mrs. Bessie Dunn of Fort Worth; Mrs. Jane Dotson of Itasca; Mrs. Nellie McClure of Arlington, Virginia; and Mrs. Mary Ellen Anderson, of Texas City; four sons, Erette Faries of Grand Junction, Colorado; Roy Faries of Corpus Christi; Robert Faries of Lawton, Oklahoma; and Donald Faries of Itasca.
One son, Glen Faries, preceded his mother in death several years ago.
Among other survivors is a sister, Mrs. Zona Henderson of Merlin, Oregon.
There are 24 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren and 2 great, great grandchildren.
All information provided by; Grandson Tommy G. Faries
Andrew Best (1861 - 1921)
Alice L Best (1859 - 1935)
John Bearl Faries (1879 - 1951)*
Erette Faries (1905 - 1991)*
Glen Andrew Faries (1907 - 1968)*
Roy Faries (1909 - 1992)*
Bessie B Faries Dunn (1912 - 1991)*
Robert B Faries (1915 - 2004)*
Laura Elizabeth Faries Stinson (1917 - 2011)*
Donald Rodney Faries (1921 - 1995)*
Nellie Lou Best Faries (1886 - 1977)
Mina N Best McCord (1895 - 1937)*
Maintained by: Tommy & Janice Faries
Originally Created by: Bob & Bonnie McEver
Record added: Feb 25, 2010
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