Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Frederick William GIBSON [scrapbook] was born 1 on 29 Jun 1923 in Garland, Bourbon, Kansas, United States. He died 2 on 6 Apr 2008 in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States. Frederick married Mary Frances FARR in 1942.

Obituary of Frederick William Gibson Sr.

Fredrick William Gibson, Sr., of Kansas City, MO., passed away Sunday, April 6, 2008, at home.  Mr. Gibson was born June 29, 1923 in Deerfield, MO., the son of Jasper William and Ida Lena Moore Gibson.  Mr. Gibson was a businessman managing Kroger stores in Carrollton, Chillicothe and Kansas at A& P and Red-X stores during his lifetime.

Mr. Gibson served in the U. S. Army during World War II and married Mary Frances Farr (Kilburn) in 1942 and had three children, Janese Marlene (Timmons), Francis Eugene Gibson (Gene Kilburn),  and Fredrick William, Gibson, Jr. (Kilburn).  Mr. Gibson later married Mary Kathryn Gillespie-Sallee  in 1954 and they had two children, Phillip Gregory Gibson and Christine Elizabeth (Utter). 

Survivors include two brothers, Carl Melvin and Samuel Thomas Gibson, his five children and their spouses, 15 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Gibson was preceded in death by his parents, both former wives, two sisters Jonitta Mae Gibson and Rosie Virginia McReynolds, and a brother, Everett James Gibson.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 8, Charter Funerals Northland Chapel, Gladstone, MO., internment at Mt. Moriah Terrace Park Cemetery with a military graveside service.

Mary Frances FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 30 Jan 1924 in Missouri, United States. She died 2 on 20 Oct 2004 in Missouri, United States. Mary married Frederick William GIBSON in 1942.

Other marriages:
KILBURN, Carl Leroy


Carl Leroy KILBURN [scrapbook] was born 1 on 24 Sep 1917 in Farmersville, Livingston, Missouri, United States. He died 2 on 16 May 1981 in Carrollton, Carroll, Missouri, United States. Carl married Mary Frances FARR on 27 Dec 1958 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri, United States.

Mary Frances FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 30 Jan 1924 in Missouri, United States. She died 2 on 20 Oct 2004 in Missouri, United States. Mary married Carl Leroy KILBURN on 27 Dec 1958 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri, United States.

Other marriages:
GIBSON, Frederick William


Alexander FLAKES Jr. [scrapbook] was born 1 in 1923. He died 2 on 17 Sep 1967 in Missouri, United States. Alexander married 3 Minnie Monzelle FARR on 4 Apr 1946 in Missouri, United States.

unior Frakes was a son of Alexander Frakes, Sr., who lived near Chula, MO. He was married Apr 4, 1946, to Minnie Monzelle Farr, daughter of Lester and Minnie Farr, who lived in Chillicothe, MO, at the times of their deaths. Monzelle was born March 2, 1927, in Avalon, MO. They were the parents of James Ray Frakes born Oct 11, 1950, d. Oct 14, 1950, and Patricia Louise Frakes, b. Jan. 16, 1954, married Phillip Green, and had a daughter, Tabitha Monzelle Green. Junior was a heavy equipment operator, stockraiser, and once owned a junkyard in Chillicothe, MO. He was very kind to his neices and nephews and all of us loved him. He drowned tragically while our fishing from a boat from a heart attack while fishing with a friend. At that time he lived about halfway between Chillicothe and Carrollton, MO. He was a tailgunner on a plane during WWII. He loved people and had many friends, and led an interesting, though short, life.

Minnie Monzelle FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 2 Mar 1927 in Avalon, Livingston, Missouri, United States. She died 2 on 8 Jan 1975 in Carrollton, Carroll, Missouri, United States. Minnie married 3 Alexander FLAKES Jr. on 4 Apr 1946 in Missouri, United States.

Monzelle was a daughter of Lester and Minnie Farr. She had sisters, Doris, Freeda, and Frances, and a brother, Wayne Farr, who now lives in Marshall, MO (2004). She married Junior Frakes. She died at her home in Carrollton, Mo., of a heart attack. She was a kind, friendly and pleasant woman and enjoyed talking and visiting with her family and friends. Her children are James Ray Frakes and Patricia Louise Frakes.


Wayne Lester FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 7 Jan 1938 in Missouri, United States. He died 3, 4 on 6 Aug 2011 in Marshall, Saline, Missouri, United States. Wayne married Ginny PERKINS on 18 Jun 1961 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri, United States.

BIOGRAPHY

WAYNE LESTER FARR Wayne Lester Farr, age 73, of Marshall, Missouri passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones at his home on Saturday, August 6, 2011.

Born January 7, 1938, he was the son of the late Lester and Minnie (Jones) Farr and was preceded in death by his seven sisters.

He married Virginia McCorkle Kinder on February 14, 1999 and was a member of the First Christian Church. Wayne served in the US Army Reserve, graduated from the University of Missouri, and worked as an accountant retiring from Marshall Hab Center in 2005.

Wayne loved his computer, playing cards, cooking for family and friends, playing his fiddle, and traveling.

He is survived by his loving wife Ginny, daughter Rebecca Perkins and husband Phillip Perkins, grandchildren Abby, Phillip, and Cole, great-grandson Avery, daughter Laura Lee Richardson and grandson Alexander, step children Charles E. Kinder, wife Dana, grandchildren Haley Jo and Hannah, Karen Smith, husband Donnie, and grandson Chad, Linda Higgins, husband Ronnie, grandchildren Kendra, Kayla, and Colby, Phyllis Smoldt, husband Greg, grandchildren Rachel and Emmett, Amy Bellamy, husband Tommy, grandchildren Meghan, Mitchell, Dylan, Laney, and Rheanna and great-granddaughter, Taelynn, and several nieces and nephews. A “Celebration of Life” will be held at First Christian Church on Saturday, August 13, 2011 at 4:00PM with Willie Harlow officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Fitzgibbon-Mary Montgomery Hospice, 2305 S Highway 65, Marshall, MO 65340 or to First Christian Church,130 N Jefferson, Marshall, MO 65340. 

A CELEBRATION OF LIFE SERVICE
Saturday August 13, 2011, 4:00 p.m. at First Christian Church Click for Map and Directions

Ginny PERKINS.


William Herbert ROGERS was born 1 on 4 Dec 1913 in Pine Grove, Wetzel, West Virginia, United States. He died 2 on 25 Oct 1995 in Fort Collins, Larimer, Colorado, United States. William married 3 Della Rose FARR on 16 Feb 1934 in Eureka, Greenwood, Kansas, United States.

Della Rose FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 7 Dec 1911 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States. She died 2, 3 on 25 Feb 1998 in Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States. She was buried in Fort Collins, Larimer, Colorado, United States. Della married 4 William Herbert ROGERS on 16 Feb 1934 in Eureka, Greenwood, Kansas, United States.

Della was counted in a census 5 in 1920 in Madison, Greenwood, Kansas, United States.

Della Rose Farr married William Rogers.  She was a teacher and beautician. They had three daughters, Patsy was a teacher n California before her death. Wenda was a hostess for the airlines, Nancy, before her death, was taking nurses training.

Della Rose ws born Dec. 7, 1911, in Emporia, Lyon Co., KS, and died Feb 25 1998, at 87520 Chama, Rio Arriba New Mexico.  She married William Herbert Rogers Feb. 16, 1934, in Eureka, Kansas.  He was born Dec 4, 1913, in West Virginia, and died Oct. 25 1195, in Fort Collins, Larimer, County, Colorado.


Fred Willard FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 3 May 1903 in Hartford, Lyon, Kansas, United States. He died 2 on 14 Oct 1976 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States. Fred married Mabel MCILVAIN before 1940.

Fred was counted in a census 3 in 1920 in Madison, Greenwood, Kansas, United States.

Mabel MCILVAIN was born 1 on 4 Oct 1907. She died 2 in Apr 1982 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States. Mabel married Fred Willard FARR before 1940.


Murl Barb FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 22 May 1901 in Verdigris Township, Wilson, Kansas, United States. He died 2 on 28 Nov 1973 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States. Murl married Sophia M. FLTCHER about 1925 in Kansas, United States.

Murl was counted in a census 3 in 1920 in Madison, Greenwood, Kansas, United States.

Sophia M. FLTCHER was born 1 on 9 May 1906 in Kansas, United States. She died 2 on 28 Nov 1997 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States. Sophia married Murl Barb FARR about 1925 in Kansas, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Eugene Murl FARR was born on 2 Feb 1927. He died on 9 Oct 2011.
  M ii Loren D. FARR was born on 8 Sep 1928. He died on 29 Sep 1988.
  M iii Lloyd V. FARR was born on 14 Apr 1930. He died on 31 Dec 1995.
  M iv Orville FARR was born on 12 Dec 1931. He died on 6 Aug 1971.

Emil Franklin MARLAR was born 1 on 2 Mar 1900. He died 2 on 29 Jul 1983 in Hamilton, Greenwood, Kansas, United States. Emil married Sylvia FARR about 1925 in Kansas, United States.

HAMILTON --- Sylvia E. Marlar, 93, Hamilton, died Monday, Jan. 31, 2000, at a Madison nursing home. Mrs. Marlar had worked in the cafeteria at Emporia State University and she had cooked for the Delta Zeta sorority and the Hamilton Grade School. She was born Dec. 27, 1906, in Emporia, the daughter of D.L. and Della Ann Barb Farr. She moved with her family to northern Greenwood County from Lyon County in 1917. Mrs. Marlar was a member of the United Methodist Church in Madison. She married Emil F. Marlar on Dec. 31, 1923, in Emporia. He died July 29, 1983. Mrs. Marlar also was preceded in death by two daughters, Norma Jean Phillips and Goldie Marlar, a grandson, Richard Phillips, and a great-grandson, Caleb Clark. Survivors include a son, Robert Marlar, Madison; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great- granddaughter. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Wilson Funeral Home in Madison. Burial will be in Blakely Cemetery northwest of Madison. Relatives and friends will meet from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Madison Manor Nursing Home and sent in care of the funeral home.

Sylvia FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 27 Dec 1906 in Kansas, United States. She died 2 on 31 Jan 2000 in Hamilton, Greenwood, Kansas, United States. Sylvia married Emil Franklin MARLAR about 1925 in Kansas, United States.

Sylvia was counted in a census 3 in 1920 in Madison, Greenwood, Kansas, United States.

Sylvia Farr Marlar Obituary:

21 Jan 2000 , Topeka, Kansas, United States of America
Sylvia E. Marlar, 93, Hamilton, died Monday, Jan. 31, 2000, at a Madison nursing home. Mrs. Marlar had worked in the cafeteria at Emporia State University and she had cooked for the Delta Zeta sorority and the Hamilton Grade School. She was born Dec. 27, 1906, in Emporia, the daughter of D.L. and Della Ann Barb Farr. She moved with her family to northern Greenwood County from Lyon County in 1917. Mrs. Marlar was a member of the United Methodist Church in Madison. She married Emil F. Marlar on Dec. 31, 1923, in Emporia. He died July 29, 1983. Mrs. Marlar also was preceded in death by two daughters, Norma Jean Phillips and Goldie Marlar, a grandson, Richard Phillips, and a great-grandson, Caleb Clark. Survivors include a son, Robert Marlar, Madison; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great- granddaughter. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Wilson Funeral Home in Madison. Burial will be in Blakely Cemetery northwest of Madison. Relatives and friends will meet from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Madison Manor Nursing Home and sent in care of the funeral home.


Eugene Murl FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 2 Feb 1927 in Virgil, Greenwood, Kansas, United States. He died 2 on 9 Oct 2011 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States. Eugene married 3 Betty Jane VOGTS on 29 Apr 1951 in Olpe, Lyon, Kansas, United States.

Eugene was counted in a census 4 in 1940 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States.

Eugene Murl Farr, 84, Emporia, Kansas, died at his home Sunday, October 9, 2011. 

Eugene was born at Virgil, Kansas on February 2, 1927, the son of Murl and Sophia Mae (Fechter) Farr. He married Betty Jane Vogts at the Zion Lutheran Church, west of Olpe, Kansas on April 29, 1951. She died January 11, 2000 in Emporia. 

Surviving family members include: three sons, Melvin Eugene Farr, and his wife Judy, Oceanside, California, Gene Orvin Farr and his wife Susan, Emporia, and Michael Wayne Farr, Emporia; three daughters, Carolyn Jean Nomura and her husband Gene, of Emporia, Sharon Rae Mayers and her husband Brian, of Emporia, and JoAnn Cuadra and her husband Robert, of Emporia; a nephew that he helped raise, David Overturf of Texas; grandchildren, Jonathan Farr and his wife Stephania, Christopher Farr, Jennifer Abdine and her husband Derek, Brian Nomura and his wife Rachel, Steven Nomura, Kristin Nomura, Taylor Mayers, Andrew Mayers, Elizabeth Farr, Jacob Farr, Matthew Cuadra, and Aaron Cuadra; and great-granddaughter, Madilyn Sakura Nomura. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Brenda Jane Farr, who died at birth; and three brothers. 

He was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church where he had served as an usher and trustee. 

Mr. Farr had been a route salesman early in his life, working for Kitty Clover and Rainbow Bakery, and he also worked for Braums Dairy. He was a carpenter in the Emporia area and most recently had worked for Keith Thomas. 

Funeral Services will be at Messiah Lutheran Church on Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 10:30 AM. The service will be conducted by Pastor Norbert Tegtmeier of the church. Interment will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery, west of Olpe, Kansas. 

The family will receive friends at Roberts-Blue-Barnett Funeral Home Wednesday evening, October 12, 2011 from 7:00 until 8:00 P.M. 

A memorial has been established for an education fund for his great-granddaughter, Madilyn Sakura Nomura. Contributions may be sent in care of the funeral home.

Betty Jane VOGTS was born on 22 May 1931. She died 1 on 11 Jan 2000 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States. Betty married 2 Eugene Murl FARR on 29 Apr 1951 in Olpe, Lyon, Kansas, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Melvin Eugene FARR.
  F ii
Brenda Jane FARR [scrapbook] was born 1 on 2 May 1955 in Olpe, Lyon, Kansas, United States. She died on 2 May 1955 in Olpe, Lyon, Kansas, United States.
  F iii Carolyn Jean FARR.
  F iv Sharon Rae FARR.
  M v Michael Wayne FARR.
  F vi JoAnn "Joan" FARR.
  M vii Gene Orvin FARR.

Loren D. FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 8 Sep 1928 in Kansas, United States. He died 2 on 29 Sep 1988 in Kansas, United States. Loren married Marleyne G.

Loren was counted in a census 3 in 1940 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States.

Marleyne G.

They had the following children.

  M i Warren FARR.
  M ii Leslie D. FARR.
  M iii Russell FARR.
  F iv Laurie FARR.

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