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John Goode Farmer, III
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Birth: Feb. 11, 1890
La Grange
Lewis County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 31, 1973
Vermillion
Clay County
South Dakota, USA

Vermillion, SD Funeral services were held Tuesday, 4 September 1973, at the United Church of Christ for John G. Farmer III, 83, Vermillion, who died Friday evening in a Vermillion hospital.

Mr. Farmer was born in La Grange, MO. He married Roma J. Moore in October, 1911, at Bethel, MO. The couple came to South Dakota in 1919. Mr. Farmer taught in the Bonesteel and Gregory areas. In 1928 they moved to Vermillion where Mr. Farmer was employed by the Equitable Life Insurance Co. for 45 years. He served on the Vermillion School Board and the Union County Draft Board. He was preceded in death by his wife in 1966.

Survivors include two daughters, Virginia F. Norbeck. Redfield, and Marian Pelton, Bellevue, Neb; a son, John G. Farmer IV, Columbus, Ga., five grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. Sioux Falls Argus-Leader and Sioux Falls, South Dakota
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Goode Farmer (1850 - 1915)
  Martha Winfree Ellery Farmer (1856 - 1953)
 
 Spouse:
  Roma Jewell Moore Farmer (1892 - 1966)*
 
 Children:
  John Goode Farmer (1914 - 1996)*
  Marian Farmer Pelton (1919 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ellery Farmer (1879 - 1964)*
  Ethel Farmer (1881 - 1888)*
  Mabel Farmer Johnson (1883 - 1938)*
  Mary Sue Farmer (1887 - 1905)*
  John Goode Farmer (1890 - 1973)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bluff View Cemetery
Vermillion
Clay County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: LFAmes1008
Record added: Jul 30, 2008
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John Goode Farmer, III
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John Goode Farmer, III
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John Goode Farmer, III
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Lots of Love.
- Linda Farmer
 Added: Jul. 30, 2008
 
 
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