|Birth: ||Jul. 21, 1861|
|Death: ||Jan. 1, 1958|
Statesboro, Ga., Jan. 1 - Mrs. Martha J. Farthing, 96, died today about noon at the home of her daughter, Mrs. A.M. Burnam, after a long illness. She was a native of Morgan County, but had been living in Bulloch County for the past 33 years. She was a member of the Brooklet Methodist Church.
She is survived by three daughters: Mrs. Burnam, Mrs. R.G. Kimball of Twin City, Mrs. Arthur Crouch of Savannah; four sons, J.W. Farthing of Brooklet, James R. Farthing of Arcadia, Fla., C. Farthing of Savannah and H.T. Farthing Sr., of Garfield; a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Thursday afternoon at 3:30 o'clock at the Brooklet Methodist Church by Rev. R.E. Bowen and Rev. Kent L. Gillenwater. Burial will be in the Brooklet Cemetery. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. They are: Alvin, Bernard, Darwin and H.T. Farthing Jr., R.G. Kimball Jr. and Max Farthing. Barnes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
From Obituary File - Statesboro Regional Library
Ruben T Farthing (1854 - 1932)
John W Farthing (1879 - 1972)*
Irving Colquitt Farthing (1885 - 1974)*
Henry Troy Farthing (1888 - 1969)*
Green Wilson Farthing (1890 - 1933)*
Emmie Farthing Burnam (1893 - 1963)*
Flora Mae Farthing Kimball (1897 - 1971)*
Elmer Lamar Farthing (1906 - 1943)*
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Record added: Feb 24, 2011
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Added: Feb. 24, 2011