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Willie Faqueta "Faye" Blackwell Breshears
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1922
Belleville
Yell County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Apr. 17, 2000
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Obituary:
Breshears
Faye, Born October 28, 1922 in Russelville, AR. Passed away April 17, 2000 in DeSoto, TX. survived by husband of 55 years Kenneth Breshears, daughter, Jan Thomas and husband Darwin of DeSoto; sister Maxine Barrick of Phoenix and a host of loving relatives and friends. A graduate of Belleville High School in Belleville, AR and was Valedictorian of her class. She was a member of First Baptist Oak Cliff and loved gospel music. She enjoyed meeting people and did a lot of work on genealogies. Services will be held at 10:00 AM Thursday April 20, 2000 at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel.

Notes about Mother's funeral Music:
-Cynthia Clawson singing "If We Never Meet Again" on "River of Memories" Project
-"Amazing Grace" sung by a male voice
-"What a Meeting In The air" on Bill Gaither's "Good News" project sung by the Speers (Rosa Nell Speer Powell, Mary Tom Speer Reid, Ben Speer), Guy Penrod, David Phelps, Vestal Goodman, Jeanne Johnson LaBreeska Hemphill, Glen Payne, George Younce, Rex Nelon & Ray Dean Reese the day before Brock Speer died.

Belleville AR High School Classmates:
Vernell Owens
Elwanda Madden
Faqueta Blackwell
Alma Brown
Melba Apple
Letannah Dickey
Nathan Fair
Inez Brown
Selma Rutledge
Bobbie Harkness
Gayle Sadler
Hermoyne McCleskey
Winford Claud
Vernell Harkey
Harry Owens
Norma Lee Weilling
Theodore Haire
Claud Woodson
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Clarence Blackwell (1882 - 1966)
  Ruby Willie Gantt Blackwell (1896 - 1947)
 
 Spouse:
  Kenneth Arthur Breshears (1921 - 2003)*
 
 Children:
  Janet Sue Breshears Thomas (1946 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Vera Aradath Blackwell (1907 - 1907)**
  Reba Charlotte Blackwell Wells (1909 - 1993)**
  Mabel Beatrice Blackwell Payne (1911 - 1979)**
  Annie Evelyn Blackwell Childress (1918 - 1988)*
  Ruby Maxine Blackwell Barrick (1920 - 2008)*
  Willie Faqueta Blackwell Breshears (1922 - 2000)
  William Gantt Blackwell (1934 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 10, Grave 1065
 
Maintained by: Jan Breshears Thomas
Originally Created by: DonZas
Record added: Jun 11, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8903186
Willie Faqueta Faye <i>Blackwell</i> Breshears
Added by: Jan Breshears Thomas
 
Willie Faqueta Faye <i>Blackwell</i> Breshears
Added by: Jan Breshears Thomas
 
Willie Faqueta Faye <i>Blackwell</i> Breshears
Added by: Jan Breshears Thomas
 
 
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