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In Memory of

Irene Farris Travis

September 2, 1920 - November 27, 2016

Obituary


Irene F. Travis, 96, of Olive Branch, passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016. Mrs. Travis was born September 2, 1920 in Love, MS. She was the daughter of Robert F. Farris and Vera L. Farris. Irene is preceded by her loving husband of 51 years, Edgar G. Travis, Baby Edgar G. Travis, Jr., her daughter, Sharon T. Phillips, her brothers, Robert W. Farris, Howard L. Farris, and Thomas W. Farris, and her sister Nellie Theodore. She is survived by her children, Edith T. Solis and William F. Travis, six grandchildren, Anthony Solis, Jr., Holly S....

Irene F. Travis, 96, of Olive Branch, passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016. Mrs. Travis was born September 2, 1920 in Love, MS. She was the daughter of Robert F. Farris and Vera L. Farris. Irene is preceded by her loving husband of 51 years, Edgar G. Travis, Baby Edgar G. Travis, Jr., her daughter, Sharon T. Phillips, her brothers, Robert W. Farris, Howard L. Farris, and Thomas W. Farris, and her sister Nellie Theodore. She is survived by her children, Edith T. Solis and William F. Travis, six grandchildren, Anthony Solis, Jr., Holly S. Hawkins, Scott Phillips, Lindsey T. Hill, Megan T. Carr, and William Bowe G. Travis, and six great-grandchildren, Andrea M. Waters, Madison Phillips, Travis Anthony Solis, Mabree Phillips, Gus Hill, and Max Hill. She had many wonderful nieces and nephews. She was a Homemaker and loved teaching Sunday School, Choir, and WMU. Se was loved by many people and she loved many people. The family will receive friends, Wednesday, November 30, 2016 from 11:30am until the funeral service begins at 1pm, all at First Baptist Church of Olive Branch. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Southwoods Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to First Baptist Church of Olive Branch or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.