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FAYETTEVILLE — Tara Leigh Keller, age 45, of Fayetteville passed away June 26, 2017, in Fayetteville. She was born May 18, 1972, in Little Rock, the daughter of Emmett and Beverly Jean Miller Keller.
She was preceded in death by her mother.
She is survived by her two kids, Stormi Keller and Gage Keller-Cole both of Fayetteville; their step-father, Marshall Cole of Fayetteville; her father, Emmett Keller of Colorado; one brother, Harold Keller of Fayetteville; three nieces, Marysa Keller, Kimberly and Rebecca Long; three nephews, Terrell and Vandis Keller and John Long; and numerous other family members.
Visitation will be held 10 a.m. Monday July 3, 2017, at Moore’s Chapel with Funeral Service to follow at 11 a.m. Cremation under the direction of Moore’s Chapel. To sign the online guest book visit www.mooresfuneralchapel.com.
WESLEY — Rosalie Westbay, 75, of Wesley, Ark., and formerly of Lamar, Mo., died June 28, 2017. She was born Jan. 10, 1942, in Eureka Springs, Ark., to Howard and Maxine Sanders.
She was a Christian and a member of the Jericho Springs Christian Church.
Rosalie was preceded in death by her parents, five brothers; Tom, Dewey, David, Lewis, and Billy.
She is survived by eight children; Catherine Willison of Louisiana, Patty Greer of Richards, Mo., Nancy Byrum of Sheldon, Mo.,, Atha Spurgeon of Lamar, Shirley Manco of Lamar, Janie Bartholomew of Wesley, Marvin Ayers of Sheldon, Mo., and Angela Garrison of Millford, Mo., brothers; John Sanders of Joplin, Mo., Dean Sanders, of Lamar, sisters; Carolyn Willson of Lamar and Shirley Gibbons of Indiana, 16 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Rosalie was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She enjoyed talking to everyone she came in contact with and tending to her gardens over the years.
A celebration of Rosalie’s Life will be at Milford Christian Church in Milford, Mo., at a later date announced by the family. Arrangements by Epting Funeral Home Fayetteville. Condolences: www. eptingfuneralhome.webs.com.