Belva Fern Poston was born in Cedar County, MO on November 29, 1928 to Harrison and Myrtle Barrit. She lived most of her life in Cedar County except for the six years that she lived in Montana.
She worked at a shoe manufacturing plant in El DoradoSprings, MO as well as being a homemaker and fantastic cook. At one time she even operated a fast food diner in El Dorado Springs.
Belva was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her two sons, Rick and Larry Eslingser of El Dorado Springs, MO, one daughter, Lorna Poston of Arizona as well as other relatives and friends.