Ila Fay


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Ila Fay Humphries

Feb 19 1931 - Oct 06 2009

Ila Fay Humphries, age 78, of Allen, Texas, passed away October 6, 2009, in Allen. Fay was born February 19, 1931 in Lucas, Texas to Robert Sylvester and Mary Cassie (Hall) Parr. She married Randall Ray Humphries, Sr. Fay moved to Garland, Texas in 1945 where she graduated from Garland High School in 1948. She later moved back to Lucas in 1962. Fay retired from IMO (VARO) after twenty-seven and a half years. She worked part-time with Century Chiropractic for seven and a half years and then DFW Community Newpapers for five and a half years. Fay retired a second time, at age seventy-seven, from United American Insurance Company. She is survived by her daughter, Twila Foreman of Allen, Texas; sons, Randall Ray Humphries of Branch, Texas, and Larry Don Humphries of Lucas, Texas; step-son Johnny Brinkley of North Carolina, step-daughter Jackie Long of Virginia. seven grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and numerous great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 10, 2009, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel in Allen, Texas with Rev. Ken Crawford officiating. The family will receive friends during a visitation from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Friday evening at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105 or Holy Highway Pickton, P. O. Box 160, Pickton, TX, 75471.
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