Opal Van Bebber, 88, of Independence, Missouri, passed away November 18, 2010.

Opal Van Bebber, 88, of Independence, Missouri, passed away November 18, 2010.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. followed by funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 22, 2010 at Mt. Moriah & Freeman Funeral Home, 10507 Holmes Rd. Interment in Mt. Moriah Cemetery South.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Susquehanna Baptist Church, 17800 E. Susquehanna Rd., Independence, MO 64056-1830.

Mrs. Van Bebber was born in Eldon, Missouri, to Cecil and Minnie Farmer on July 21, 1922.

She was a member of Susquehanna Baptist Church and taught a senior ladies Sunday School class until shortly before her death. She loved her family dearly and especially enjoyed taking her grandchildren to her place at the Lake of the Ozarks.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Charles Van Bebber, and brother Carl Farmer. She is survived by her children Brenda Dannaldson and husband Gary, and Charles Van Bebber Jr. and wife Cheryl; brother Stanton Farmer and wife Jeannie; grandsons Jeff Dannaldson and Charles Van Bebber III; granddaughter Susan Deering; and great-grandson Josh Dannaldson.

Condolences may be made at www.mtmoriah-freeman.com.