|Birth: ||Oct. 3, 1900|
|Death: ||Apr. 7, 1969|
Wife: Cora Jane Green.
A. D. Farmer.
Charles Kenneth Farmer.
Isaac Denton Farmer.
Mary (Mollie) Puneese Howard.
Asberry Dean Farmer, Sr.
Oct 3, 1900 - Apr 7, 1969
Asberry Farmer Funeral Tuesday at Navarro Mills
The father of eleven graduates of Blooming Grove High School, Asberry Farmer of Navarro Mills died Monday morning in Memorial Hospital. He was 68 years old, and was a retired farmer and school bus driver.
Funeral was held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock in Navarro Mills Baptist Church with pastor J.B. Shumake as minister. Interment was in Dresden Cemetery and grandsons were Casket Bearers.
Mr. Farmer drove a Blooming Grove school bus for nearly 30 years, beginning in 1936. Poor health caused his retirement a few years ago.
He and Mrs. Farmer attended graduation exercises for seven daughters and four sons at Blooming Grove High School, with their youngest child, Peggy, finishing in the spring of 1967.
Mr. Farmer is survived by his wife, Cora Jane, of Navarro Mills; sons, A.D. of Houston, Billy Wade of Deer Park, Jackie of Corsicana and Charles of Ft. Worth; daughters, Mrs. Patsy Smith of Frost, Mrs. Jennell French of Corsicana, Mrs. Daphene Thompson of Ft. Worth , Mrs. Dorothy Pierce of Burleson, Mrs. Darlene Pruiett and Mrs. Sue Warren, both of Irving, and Miss Peggy Farmer of Corsicana; 19 grandchildren.
* Submitted by Karen Rost
* The Blooming Grove Times - Apr. 9, 1969
* TXDI: Farmer Asberry Dean 04-07-1969 NAVARRO Male
Isaac Denton Farmer (1860 - 1947)
Mollie Puneese Howard Farmer (1869 - 1940)
Cora Jane Green Farmer (1906 - 1989)
Genelle Farmer Aven (1921 - 2002)*
Asberry Dean Farmer (1926 - 1981)*
Dorothy D. Pierce (1930 - 2012)*
Charles Kenneth Farmer (1934 - 2003)*
Effie Alice Farmer Hodges (1889 - 1970)*
William Callaway Farmer (1891 - 1929)*
Asberry Dean Farmer (1900 - 1969)
Note: Son of Isaac Denton & Mollie Puneese(Howard) Farmer
Created by: Bill Wallace
Record added: Aug 08, 2002
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