Barbara Anne Fraher 72, of Payson, died March 12, 2008. She was born on Oct. 3, 1935 in Springfield, Ill.
She had lived in Phoenix and Payson for the last 48 years. She was a faithful member of the Baptist church her whole life. She had a love for cooking and was a wonderful housewife and mother to everyone. She will always be remembered for her sense of humor, unconditional love for others, endless energy and generous helping hand.
She was preceded in death by her five siblings and her cherished grandson; Gilbert.
Mrs. Fraher is survived by her husband of 53 years, Robert; daughter Kathy (Carl), son Craig (Carolea), daughter Colleen (Dave), and adopted children Shane and Alisha. She was a wonderful grandmother to seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held at 12 p.m., Saturday March 15 at Ponderosa Baptist Church in Payson. Viewing will be from 9 to 10 a.m., Monday, March 17 at Phoenix Memorial Cemetery, 200 W. Beardsley Rd., with burial to follow at Veterans National Memorial Cemetery.