Mary Elizabeth Sharitz Farmer, age 96, of Dublin passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 at Highland Ridge Rehab Center in Dublin. Born April 11, 1917 in Wythe County, she was the daughter of the late George Sharitz and Carrie Six Phillipi. Her husband, David Edward Farmer; daughter-in-law, Sheila Farmer; one brother and three sisters also preceded her in death. She was a longtime member of the Hilltop Pentecostal Church, Pulaski. “Our angel is now in Heaven.”
Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Leola and Johnnie Cox of Dublin; sons and daughter-in-law, George and Oneta Farmer of Roanoke and Herschel Farmer of Mooresville, N.C.; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and sister, Katherine Snider of Wytheville.
Funeral services will be held Saturday 2 p.m., Dec. 7, 2013 in the Bower Funeral Home Chapel, Pulaski with the Rev. David Hoover officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 1 p.m. until service time at Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski.
To send online condolences to the family, visit www.bowerfuneral home.com.
Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the Farmer family.