Wilma “Faye” Webber , age 79, of Miami, Okla., died Monday, May 28, 2007, at Bates County Memorial Hospital in Butler, Mo. She was born June 17, 1927, to Willie and Anna Ardena Leone Hedger Stark in Virginia, Mo.

Faye great-up in the Virginia and Amoret, Mo., areas were she attended Amoret High School. She went on to Aladdin Beauty School in Kansas City, Mo., and later operated Faye's Beauty Shop in Butler. On Dec. 18, 1965, she was united in marriage to Artie Eugene Webber in Virginia. Faye lived in Casa Grande, Ariz., from 1989 to 2003. She was a member of the Elks Ladies and the Virginia United Methodist Church.

Faye enjoyed gardening, visiting with friends and family, painting, traveling, reading and watching television. Other enjoyments included cross-stitching, cooking sewing and shopping.

Her cat “Sam” was great friend and companion.

Faye is survivred by a sister, Loraine Bitner of Miami, Okla.; one nephew, Dr. Teddy Bitner and Nancy of Raymore, Mo.; two nieces, Bethene Fahnestock of Miami, Okla., and Cynthia Peck and husband Randy of Prior Lake, Minn.; a sister-in-law, Margaret Stark of Prior Lake, Minn.; a great-nephew, Christopher Adams, of the home; four great-nieces and a great-great-nephew.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Artie in 2005; a brother, Bud Stark; a stillborn brother; one nephew, Steven Stark; and a niece, Teresa Adams.

Graveside services were held 3 p.m. Friday, June 1, 2007, at the Adam Howell Cemetery in Virginia, Mo., with the Rev. Teddy Bitner officiating.

Contributions to the American Kidney Foundation.

Services were under the direction of the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler, Mo.

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