Mr. Farmer will lie in state at the church on Saturday from 1 p.m. until the funeral hour. Friends and family are requested to assemble at the church no later than 1:45 p.m. on Saturday.
Mr. Farmer died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014.
Born April 25, 1938, in White County, he was a son of the late Robert A. Farmer and Mae Belle Sosebee Farmer.
Mr. Farmer was a retired supervisor for the city of Roswell and was a member of Old Nacoochee Missionary Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Ruby Lee Goss Farmer of Cornelia; sons, David Wayne Brock, Randy Scott Farmer and Larry Farmer, all of Cornelia, Joseph Farmer of Alto; daughters, Joyce Ann Marcus of Alto and Tina Denise Martin of Cornelia; sisters, Barbara Henderson of Roswell and Patsy Curtian of Powder Springs; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today, Jan. 24.
An online guest register is available and may be viewed at mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.
The Northeast Georgian
Friday, January 24, 2014