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Vera Fain

  • BORN: September 3, 1926
  • DIED: November 8, 2016
  • LOCATION: Kansas, Oklahoma

Vera Fain, 90, formerly of Kansas, OK passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at the Quail Ridge Living Center in West Siloam Springs.

Vera was born on September 3, 1926 at her parents home in the Norwood Community, Arkansas. She was the daughter of Earl Collins and Elizabeth Holland Collins. She worked for the U.S. Postal Service in Kansas, OK for many years and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Kansas, OK.

She is survived by one son, Joe Carnes and wife Teri of Kansas, OK; one daughter, Wilma Roberts and husband Johnny of Siloam Springs, AR; two brothers, Billy Collins and Cathy Ross of Emporia, KS and Delmar and Donna Collins of Wedington, AR; one sister; Ella Mae Thurman of Lincoln, AR; 8 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren, along with several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Leroy Collins and one sister, Pauline Long.

Visitation will be held at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home on Thursday, Nov 10, 2016 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm.

Funeral services will be held at the First Baptist Church in Kansas, OK on Friday, Nov 11, 2016 at 10:00am. Pastor Terry Wofford will officiate the service with burial being held at the Johnson Cemetery under the direction of the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home of Siloam Springs.

 

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