Virginia Merle McFarlin

June 16, 1934March 28, 2018

Virginia Merle McFarlin, age 83, of Hamilton passed away on Wednesday March 28, 2018. Virginia was born June 16, 1934 in Hamilton to Charlie Newton Barnes and Bessie Harrington Barnes. She grew up in the Hamilton area and on October 21, 1966, she married Bill McFarlin in Stephenville.

Virginia is survived by her daughter Phyllis Seider and husband Melvin Seider of Goldthwaite; three sons Robert McFarlin, Gene McFarlin and wife Denise of Robinson and Mike McFarlin of Pennsylvania; one brother, Tally Wayne Barnes of Crawford, and two sisters Jacqueline Cox of Houston and Billie Couch of Weatherford. Virginia also leaves thirteen grandchildren, twenty eight great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild as well as numerous nieces and nephews to cherish her memory

Virginia was preceded in death by her beloved husband Bill McFarlin; two sons Ray McFarlin, and Billy McFarlin; a daughter Karen Hybl,and three grandchildren Bo Seider, Meagan McFarlin and Robert McFarlin, Jr. She is also preceded by her parents, two brothers and three sisters.

A graveside service for Virginia will be held Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Oakwood Cemetery in Hamilton, Texas. A visitation will occur Friday, March 30, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Riley Funeral Home, Hamilton, Texas.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the McFarlin family.


  • Charlie Newton Barnes, Father
  • Bessie Barnes, Mother
  • Bill McFarlin, Husband
  • Ray McFarlin, Son
  • Billy McFarlin, Son
  • Karen Hybl, Daughter
  • Phyllis Seider, Daughter
  • Melvin Seider, Son-in-law
  • Robert McFarlin, Son
  • Gene McFarlin, Son
  • Denise McFarlin, Daughter-in-law
  • Mike McFarlin, Son
  • Tally Wayne Barnes, Brother
  • Jacqueline Cox, Sister
  • Billie Couch, Sister
  • Bo Seider, Grandchild
  • Meagan McFarlin, Grandchild
  • Mike McFarlin, Grandchild
  • Virginia also leaves 13 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild as well as numerous nieces and nephews to cherish her memory.


  • Visitation Friday, March 30, 2018
  • Graveside Service Saturday, March 31, 2018

Virginia Merle McFarlin

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Kathie Rodgers

March 30, 2018

I was so blessed when she asked me to call her Mom. She always had me laughing and I enjoyed our lunches together. Just wish I could have one more. Rest in Heaven Mom.