Eva Faye Felkins, 93, Independence, Kansas passed away on Monday, January 7, 2019 at Montgomery Place in Independence, Kansas. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Webb & Rodrick Chapel and Crematory visitation will be one hour prior to service time at the chapel. Memorials may be made to Grace Memorial United Methodist Church and may be left with the Chapel.
Eva Faye was born October 21, 1925 in Urbana, Kansas to Levi H. and Beulah (Coder) Bailey. The family moved to Chanute Kansas where Eva Faye received her education graduating from Chanute High School following her education Eva Faye married Marion Felkins in Chanute on November 11, 1945. The couple moved to Independence, Kansas and Eva Faye was employed by the Montgomery County Clerk’s office and then by Grace United Memorial Methodist Church as the secretary for twenty plus years.
Eva Faye enjoyed square dancing, singing in the church choir, crocheting and sewing along with spending time with her family and grandchildren. Eva Faye was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Marion, brother Duane Bailey. Those left to cherish her memory include four children, Ron Felkins, Independence, KS; Gary (Avis) Felkins, Corder, MO; Mike Felkins, Independence, KS; Patti Felkins, Caney, KS; one sister, Verla Hart, Portland, OR; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. To leave a special message for the family please visit www.webbrodrickfuneralhome.com. Webb & Rodrick Chapel and Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.
We loved neighboring for many years with Eva. She was a wonderful, kind and gentle woman. She will be missed. Our prayers remain with the family as her death will leave a hole, no one but God can fill. May He bless you with comfort and peace as only He can!
Ron and Kathy NewkirkJoplin, MO
So very sorry for your loss. She was an incredible and an amazing woman. Loved talking to her, listening to her talk about her family. She was so much fun to be around!! Going to really miss her!! Loved her very much.
Beth Nichols (Jones)Independence, KS
Thinking of you all. What a special lady she was
Love to you all!
Dyann TrollopeIndependenceks, KS
Please except my condolences. May you find comfort in knowing that your dear one is safe in the memory of God, who will remember every detail about her and bring her back again. John 5:28, 29 gives this assurance.
Ms Allison, KS
Tom and I are so sorry for your loss!
Debbie MaversIndependence, KS