|Birth: ||Sep. 11, 1907|
|Death: ||Jan. 10, 1999|
Hazel Georgia Farquharson 91 passed away at Mercy West Side Hospital on January 10, in Taft, California. She was born September 11 1907 in Kalispall, Montana. She married James Garrett Farquharson on October 1, 1949 in Idhao. She lived in Tacoma, Washington later moving to San Jose, California after the death of her husband. Then she moved to Taft, California with her daughter, Irene Fisher.
Hazel worked as a cook, waitress, and house wife for many years. She taught herself to sew and made hand crafts. She also worked every year at the polling area at the voting machines.
She is preceded in death by; her husband of 15 years, James Garrett Farquharson Feb 23, 1984 of Tacoma, Washington. Two daughters Hazel Jean Lysne on October 18, 1979 of Seattle, Washington and Helyn Jackson on November 22, 1998 of Roy, Washington. Hazel's parents Oiver H. Wright in 1937 in Idaho and Alma Jones of Tacoma, Washington. Two sisters Cora Hoover in 1984 of Tacoma, Washington and Marion Colley in 1973 of Washington. Two brothers Donald Wright in 1984 and Parker Wright of 1997 of Tacoma, Washington. Two grand sons Eddie Tibbits of Ventura, California and Harry John Gross III of Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Suvivors include; her daughters Irene Fisher of Fellows, California and her children Roberta and her husband Jerry Ballard Sr. their children Jerry Jr. and Irene Ballard of Seattle, Washington Donald Ballard of Soap Lake Washington. Son, Harry John Gross Jr. and his wife Joan of Fellows, California, their children, Kristine and Robyn Gross of Fellows, California. Jean and her husband William Wells of Nashville, Tennessee. George and his wife Jeannie Vossen, and their children George Harry of Taft, California Kenny Vossen of Taft, California and Mike Vossen of Taft. Mike and his wife Susan Fisher of Taft, California and Gene and his wife Nancy Fisher of Taft, California.
Daughter: Dorothy and her husband Nelson O'Conner of San Jose, California their children Donita and her daughter Andria Ucci of San Jose, California. Diane and her husband Merl LaFranbosie and their children James and Amy of San Jose, California. David Hemphill and wife Mary of San Jose, California. 29 other grandchidren and 30 plus great grandchildren and 7 great great grandchildren.
Hazel will be laid to rest next to her husband at Mountain View Cemetery of Tacoma, Washington Veterans secton.
Services will be held at the time of Iterment.
Cremation is under the direction of Erickson and Brown of Taft, California. We will all miss her and love her deeply. She has touched many hearts down through the years.
Oliver Hatfield Wright (1871 - 1937)
Alma Fox Jones (1888 - 1960)
Harry John Gross (1902 - 1979)
James Garrett Garrett Farquharson (1896 - 1984)
Helyn Irene Gross Jackson (1924 - 1998)*
Irene Edna Gross Fisher (1928 - 2013)*
Harry John Gross (1930 - 2006)*
Hazel Jean Lysne (1937 - 1979)*
Hazel Georgia Wright Farquharson (1907 - 1999)
Core Florance Wright Hoover (1909 - 1984)**
Mountain View Memorial Park
Created by: Joan Gross
Record added: Dec 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62880848