A family conducted celebration service for the life of Hope Elaine Phariss will be 2 p.m.  Monday April 27,  2009, at West Gate Christian Center. Officiating will be Reverend Donny Collins.


A family conducted celebration service for the life of Hope Elaine Phariss will be 2 p.m.  Monday April 27,  2009, at West Gate Christian Center. Officiating will be Reverend Donny Collins.
Hope was born August 4, 1958, in Honolulu, Hawaii, to Louis Edward Neasbitt and Osie Aline Young Neasbitt. She went to our Lord on April 24, 2009, after a long illness.


She married Gary Phariss on February 25, 1978 in Chickasha, Oklahoma. They made their home and raised their family in Dickson, Oklahoma. Mrs. Phariss worked at the Cookie Shop in Marietta for 17 years where she worked in production, as a supervisor, and in quality control.


She is survived by her husband Gary Phariss of the home; daughter and son-in-law Charity and Brian Buenting of Burneyville, daughter, Faith Story of Burneyville; grandchildren, Courtney, Thomas, and Briana Buenting of Burneyville, Tyler Perkins, and Christian and Cierra Story of Burneyville; brothers and sister Buddy and Diane Neasbitt, Louis and Jean Neasbitt of Lawton. Mary and Tommy Fautt of Dallas, Martha and Armando Campos, Osie Neasbitt, and Allen Young of Ardmore. 


She was preceded in death by her parents Louis and Osie Neasbitt, grandson Korbin Buenting, brothers Dewayne and Steven Neasbitt, sister Sherry Tynes, nephew Brian Neasbitt, grandmother and aunt Annie May and Mary Young.


In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made at the place of service to help with expense.  Condolences maybe made online to the family at hdouglasfuneralhome.com.


Services are under the direction of the Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home & Crematory.