Jane Faris passed away this week after a long life. She was known to all of us as Nene and we loved her dearly. She was feisty, fiercely independent, self supporting and sometimes adventurous. She drove a dump truck, made saltwater taffy and rode the Seadoo. Nene loved to cook, work in her flowerbeds, and feed the animals.
Jane Faris entered her heavenly home and was reunited with her loved ones on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at the age of 93. Jane was born November 24, 1925 in Lubbock, Texas to Guy Whitney Rozar and Ida Mae Patterson.
She married the love of her life, Huyler Faris on October 7, 1947 in San Angelo, Texas. Huyler and Jane made their home in San Angelo, where they owned a trucking company and raised their family. Huyler preceded her in death, June 12, 1973, Jane never remarried.
Jane is survived by her elder daughter, Priscilla Faris of Austin, Texas, her son Robert “Buster” Faris and wife Christy of Marshall, Texas and her younger daughter, Yvette Meyers and husband Chris of Llano, Texas. Jane had six grandchildren, Michelle Bradley, Richard Holden, Justin Christian, Clayton Meyers, Addison Faris, and Jeff Holden, who preceded her in death. She was blessed with 4 great grandchildren, Shelby Holden Harris, Adain Holden and Reese and Gemma Bradley.
Jane’s brother, Richard Rozar and his wife Leta, and her sister, Pat Rozar also preceded her in death.
The family thanks her Winwood friends and neighbors, Encompass Home Health, Outreach Services, Altus Hospice, Kingsland Hills Care Center, her care givers Phyllis Blair and Nita Burton and Danny Stone, Llano County First Responder. In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to Journey Fellowship, 102 Market Street, Llano, Texas 78643 or Hill Country Humane Society 9150 Ranch Road 1431 W. Buchanan Dam, Texas 78609.
Graveside service will be at 2:00 PM on Sunday, August 17, 2019, at Llano City Cemetery, 1410 Hickory St., in Llano, TX, with James Sanderson officiating. An online registry may be signed at www.PutnamCares.com.
Jane’s care entrusted to Putnam Funeral Home and Crematory, 145 Texas Ave, Kingsland, Texas 78639. (325) 388-0008.