Oscar W Flarity
November 24, 1924 ~ December 28, 2010
LINDEN, TX Funeral services for Oscar W. Flarity, 86, of Linden, will be at 2:00 pm, Saturday, January 1, 2011 at Shiloh United Methodist Church with. Rev. Jackie Herring officiating. Interment will be in Shiloh Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home in Linden. Visitation will be 6 to 8 pm Friday at the funeral home. Mr. Flarity was born November 22, 1924 in Vivian, Louisiana, to James Madison and Annie Hatcher Flarity. He passed away Tuesday, December 28, 2010, in an Atlanta hospital. He was employed 35 years with East Texas Motor Freight, a WWII Navy veteran and a member of Shiloh Methodist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Troy Taylor Flarity, James Dewey Flarity, and Vernon Hollis Flarity; and one sister, Mildred Hatcher. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Ruia Flarity, of Linden; one son and daughter-in-law, Carl and Sherry Flarity of Hallsville; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Marty and Rick Simonds and Susan and Harold Vith all of Linden, and Joy Fisk of Lake O the Pines; a brother, Fred Flarity of Jefferson; one sister and brother-in-law, Effie and Russell Green of Jefferson; 13 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.