Francis Harold Farmer, age 84, of the Shiloh Community of Pulaski County, died Thursday night, Dec. 6, at his residence.
He was born Nov. 5, 1928 to the late Ethel Owens Farmer and Haven Howe Farmer. Francis was a retired butcher for Kroger, and was a member of Shiloh Christian Church, and a member of Pulaski Moose Lodge.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Evelyn Taylor and Edith Rorrer. He is survived by his wife, Artie Marshall Farmer; two sons, Darrell E. Farmer of Shiloh and Rodney D. Farmer and his wife, Jane, of Shiloh; one daughter, Frances Ann Duncan and her husband, Earl (Chipper), of Shiloh: two brothers, Melvin Farmer and his wife, Jean, of Winston-Salem, N.C., and Ernest Farmer of Bristol, Va., and a sister, Annis Farris of Newbern. Also survived by four grandchildren, Heath Duncan of Shiloh; Autum Duncan and Fiancé, Scotty Proctor, of Dublin; Shane Farmer and his wife, Jessica, of Shiloh, and Chance Farmer of Shiloh, along with two great-great grandchildren, Courtney Duncan of Pulaski and Sydney Proctor of Dublin.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 3 p.m. at Seagle Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Sizemore officiating. Interment will follow in Shiloh Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Tuesday at the funeral home from 1 until the 3 p.m. service time. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of donations to Newbern Christian Church or to Shiloh Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.seaglefuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Seagle Funeral Home, Pulaski, 980-1700.