|Birth: ||Dec. 27, 1925|
|Death: ||Apr. 8, 2006|
PARENTS: OSCAR & ADA FARR
SIBLINGS: E.A. FARR, FRANK FARR, MARVIN FARR, RUTH FARR, RACHAEL FARR VINCENT
First marriage to THERESA PRIVETTE FARR
JOE FARR WAS A LIFE LONG RESIDENT OF CHATTANOOGA & A MEMBER OF BAYSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH. HE SERVED HIS COUNTRY IN BOTH THE ARMY & NAVY. HE WA ALSO A LT. WITH THE HAMILTON COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT. HE WAS AN AVID MOTORCYCLIST AND BOATER AND HAD A WATER SKI SCHOOL AT LAKE CHICKAMAUGA.
JOE HAD BEEN A USED CAR DEALER FOR OVER 50 YEARS. HE WAS THE "FIRST" AUTO DEALER IN DALTON. TO FINANCE HIS OWN CARS. HE OWNED FARR CARS IN DALTON GA, WITH DEALERSHIPS IN CHATSWORTH, CALHOUN, DALTON AND CHATT. TN.
JOE WAS A VERY GOOD NATURED PERSON AND A VERY GIVING PERSON. HE USE TO LIKE TO SUPERGLUE QUARTERS DOWN ON THE PARKING LOT OF THE DEALERSHIP AND THEN WE WOULD SIT ON THE PORCH AND WATCH PEOPLE TRY TO PICK THE QUARTERS UP, JOE ALWAYS LIKED TO LAUGH AND HAVE A GOOD TIME. HE WILL FOREVER BE MISSSED IN OUR HEARTS.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, E.A. Farr, Frank Farr, Marvin Farr, sister, Ruth Marie Farr, and grandson, Michael Lane Farr.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Self Farr; son, Tommy Joe Farr of Rossville; sister and brother-in-law, Rachael Farr and Jack Vincent of Chattanooga; grandchildren, Rhonda Farr Massey, Joey Farr; great-grandchildren, Chace Massey, Jada Massey, Michael Joseph Farr; several nieces and nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the chapel, with Rev. Bob Stitts officiating. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. His friends and co-workers will serve as pallbearers.
SPECIAL THANKS TO RHONDA KIRKPATRICK HARRISON FOR SPONSORING THIS MEMORIAL. LOTS OF LOVE AND HUGS TO HER ALWAYS.
Tommy Joe Farr (1945 - 2008)*
Created by: LOVE & HUGS~ SHERRI FARR
Record added: Feb 19, 2007
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