Earl Faire

Thursday, September 29, 2005

EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Earl B. Faire, 84, of East Prairie died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

He was born Sept. 5, 1921, in Liberty, Ky., son of Welby L. and Maude Young Faire.

Faire lived in Mississippi County most of his life and was a retired farmer.

Survivors include four sons, Eddie Faire of Newton, Iowa, David Faire of Sikeston, Mo., Ronnie Faire of Carpentersville, Ill., Darrell Faire of Jackson; a daughter, Diane Stricklin of Sikeston; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by five sisters and six brothers.

Friends may call at Shelby Funeral Home from 2 p.m. to service time today.

The funeral will be at 3:30 p.m. today at the funeral home, with Doyle Wilson officiating. Burial will be in Dogwood Cemetery.