Wilbur N. "Muss" Farabee

Wilbur N. "Muss" Farabee, Jr., son of Wilbur N. Farabee, Sr. and Rosie Mae (Tiller) Farabee, was born October 24, 1925 in Springfield, Mo. He passed away at 5:47 p.m. Friday, August 16, 2019 in Mercy Hospital, Springfield, at the age of 93.

Muss was a longtime realtor, working as an agent for Clair Land Company in Marshfield. He was an avid golfer and loved the St. Louis Cardinals. He was a faith member of Hope Church in Springfield.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Richard Farabee and Charles Farabee; two step-sons, Phil Borland and David Borland; and one great-granddaughter, Hailey Owens.

Survivors include his wife Delinda; two daughters, Susie Nord, Diggins, and Kathy Herman, Marshfield; four grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Elaine Beardon and her husband Ken; niece, Dana Castine and her family, nephew Darryl Boutwell and his family; and  many other relatives and friends.

A memorial service and visitation will be from 6-7 p.m. Monday, September 9, 2019 at Fraker Funeral Home, Inc., 1131 State Hwy. A, Marshfield, MO 65706.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.