Funeral services for Mrs. Octavie Webb, 102, of Spearsville, Louisiana will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville with Bro. David Martin and Bro. Truett West officiating. Burial will follow in Beulah Cemetery in Spearsville under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home.
Octavie is preceded in death by her parents; five sisters; four brothers; husband, Bonnie Webb; daughter, Dixie Edwards; sons, Bill Webb, Boyce Webb, Ted Webb, Doug Webb; and grandson, Eddie Webb.
Left to cherish her memory is her daughter-in-law Ola Webb; grandchildren, Bonnie Eck and husband, Joe; Andy Edwards, Bradley Edwards and wife, Michelle; Dee Dee Gurgainers and husband, Phillip; Betty Jean Courtney and husband, Bruce; Sharon Craighead and husband, B.C.; and Steve Webb; fourteen great grandchildren; seven great-great grandchildren; and numerous other family and friends.
Octavie was a seamstress, quilter, fisherwoman, jelly maker and gardener. She was the oldest member of Beulah Baptist Church.
Special thanks to Family Alliance Hospice, her caregivers, and nieces, Rowena Patterson, Elizabeth O’Connor and Louise Denton. A very special thank you to Joe Bridges and family for the care given to Octavia.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to St Judes, Beulah Baptist Church or the charity of your choice.
Visitation will be Friday from 5-7p.m. at the funeral home.