Born 9-24-1981 -- Died 9-4-2002
Travis Jackson McFarland, 20, of Melbourne, son of Carl and Aulanda Wilson McFarland was born Sept. 24,1981, in Evansville, Ind. He departed this life Sept. 4, 2002, in Springfield, Mo. He was a 1999 graduate of Melbourne High School. After graduation he chose the telecommunications field as his career. He was of the Baptist faith and was a member of the Belview Baptist Church in Melbourne, Ark.Survivors include his parents, Carl and Aulanda McFarland of the home; one brother, Andrew McFarland of the home; one sister and brother-in-law, Mindy and Heath Williams of Mountain Home; his grandparents, Jerry and Margaret McFarland, and Clyde and Mary B. Wilson all of Melbourne; one great-grandmother, Edna Provance of Malden, Mo.; numerous aunts and uncles; and a host of other relatives and many good friends.Services were Sept. 7, 2002, at Belview Baptist Church with Tony Colburn officiating. Burial was in the Old Philadelphia Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Eddie's Family Funeral Home of Melbourne.Pallbearers were Carl McFarland, Andrew McFar-land, Heath Williams, Cary Wilson, Seth Webb, and Greg Howell.Honorary pallbearers were Cody Moser, Chase Moser, Dillon McFarland, Wade Moore, Rohl Caraway, Andrew Sharp, Weston Stone, and Clint Mickle.