June Violet McFarland

Beloved mother and grandmother, June V. McFarland, passed away Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, in Anderson, South Carolina. Daughter of the late Anthony and Mary (La Pour) Heuer. June was born on Nov. 10, 1921 in Marshalltown, Iowa. She filled her days with volunteering at the hospital, the Food Box, and the Caring Center. She also enjoyed traveling, reading, word puzzles and many types of crafts. June was a 50 year member of the Eastern Star Central Chapter #67 and Madon Shrine #63 Order of the White Shrine of Jerusalem. She served in many capacities, including Worthy Matron and Worthy High Priestess. She leaves behind two children, Edward (Mimi) McFarland, Sharon (William) Goecke; her grandchildren, Tony and Nicole Dobson (father Steve), Kecia McFarland and Erica Morris (mother Cecile), Sarah Goecke, Lisa Fox, Linda Purvis, Mary Ann Fox; 10 great grandchildren; several nieces, a nephew, and a lifetime of friends. She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Ivan L. McFarland, daughter Mary Ann, son Robert, granddaughter Janelle, as well as her two brothers, Stanton and Forrest Heuer. Friends are invited to attend a memorial service at the First Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, November 12, at 10:00 A.M. Private interment is at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens; Marshalltown, Iowa. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider The Caring Center or The Food Box.