|Birth: ||Mar. 29, 1876|
|Death: ||Apr. 18, 1945|
Cora Myrtle Farr was born in Cole County, Illinois, March 29, 1876, and departed this life April 18, 1945, at Mercy hospital in St. Joseph at the age of 69 years. She was a daughter of Mrms. Basil Wheat.
She was united in marriage to Charles Austin Farr, Feb. 14, 1894. To this union were born nine children, three daughters and six sons: Mrs. Claud Berry of Polo, Mrs. Henry Rowan, Kansas City, Mrs. Paul Free, Cameron, Charles and Don, who are serving in the U. S. Navy overseas, Robert of Braymer, Raymond of Hamilton and Basil and Zack, who preceded her in death several years ago.
Mrs. Farr united with the Kendall Chapel Methodist Church early in life and lived a consistent christian life until called home.
She was a loving mother, wife, daughter, sister and friend. She leaves to mourn her going away her husband; three duaghters; four sons; a stepmother, Mrs. Julia D. Wheat; two sisters, three half brothers, fourteen grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
The funeral service was held Sunday afternoon at the Bethel Church south of Polo, conducted by Rev. James Heath. Interment was made in the cemetery in the church yard.
A Note of Thanks
We wish to thank our friends and neighbors for their kindness and sympathy extended to us during the illness and death of our dear wife, mother and grandmother; for the beautiful flowers and the kindness of Mr. Bram and helpers and the ones who furnished the music. Also for the comforting words of Rev. Heath.
C A FARR
CHILDREN and GRANDCHILDREN
Basil Curtis Wheat (1853 - 1907)
Mary Dorcas Alexander Wheat (1852 - 1885)
Charles Austin Farr (1874 - 1947)
Basil A Farr (1894 - 1935)*
Hazel Corean Farr Berry (1899 - 1991)*
Arthur Raymond Farr (1901 - 1987)*
Gladys Henrietta Farr Rowan (1903 - 1992)*
Zachariah O Farr (1905 - 1921)*
Esther Cora Farr Free (1907 - 1972)*
Charles Leroy Farr (1909 - 1981)*
Robert Glen Farr (1911 - 1965)*
Henry L Wheat (____ - 1880)*
Basil Curtis Wheat (____ - 1874)*
Margaret A Wheat (1871 - 1872)**
James Overstreet Wheat (1872 - 1929)**
Nora J Wheat Bradley (1874 - 1949)**
Cora Myrtle Wheat Farr (1876 - 1945)
Estella Wheat Foddy (1889 - 1950)**
McKinley Davis Wheat (1893 - 1979)**
Basil Curtis Wheat (1896 - 1953)**
Note: Parents: Basil Curtis & Mary Alexander Wheat
Created by: Caryn Hood
Record added: Feb 01, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10417064