Barbara Faye Leffler, 57, of Manila died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2008, at her residence. She was a member of Westside Baptist Church in Manila. She graduated in 2000 from Mississippi County Community College in Blytheville with an Associate of Arts degree.
She was preceded in death a brother, James Andrew Sims; her parents, Arvil Sims and Ruby Hall Mabrey, and her stepmother, Carrie Sims.
Survivors include a son, Richard David Leffler, and wife Allyson of Manila; a daughter, Amy Hill, and husband Christopher of Leachville; three sisters, Glenda Jackson, and husband Earl of Manila, Shirley Allen, and husband John of Monticello, Ga., Freda Cooper of Blytheville; sister-in-law, Carnel Simmons; four grandchildren, Adam Leffler, Kali Sue Leffler, Riley Hill and Andrew Hill.
Graveside services under the direction of Murphy Funeral Home of Lepanto were Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 2 p.m. at Potter Memorial Cemetery with Huey Meherg officiating.