Obituary: Farol McMillan

Farol D. (Shaffer) McMillan, age 84, retired Clearwater mail carrier, passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018.

Service was held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 30, at Webb-Shinkle Mortuary, Clearwater.

Farol was born on Sunday, June 18, 1933, in Milan. She was the third of seven children born to Albert Jacob “Bert” Shaffer and Lola Mae (Funderburk) Shaffer.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn E. McMillan, on Aug. 26, 1994; daughter, Brenda Bailey on Aug. 6, 1981; and parents, Albert and Lola (Funderburk) Shaffer. Survivors include her children, Don (Anita) McMillan of Viola, Lila (Darrel) Mourning of Clearwater, Delbert (Carol) McMillan of Wichita, Janet Ast of Wichita, and Sondra McMillan of Wichita; siblings, Fern Topham of Wichita, Max (Kathlene) Shaffer of Anthony, Carl (Angie) Shaffer of Clearwater, Nelda Newberry of Muskogee, Okla., Dale (Velma Jean) Shaffer of Springdale, Ark., and Edwin Shaffer of Grenola, Kan.;13 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Clearwater Community Center, 921 E. Janet, Clearwater, KS 67026. Arrangements were by Webb-Shinkle Mortuary, www.wsmortuary.com.