Howard Lester Farris

Death 28 Jan 2015 (aged 92)
Burial Hernando, DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 141980715 · View Source
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Howard L. Farris, 92, went home to be with the Lord January 28, 2015. Mr. Farris was a SSGT with the USMC and a veteran of World War II receiving a Purple Heart. He was also a retired Pipe Fitter with Local 614. He was preceded in death by his sister, Nellie Farris and brother, Bobby Farris. Survived by his son, Franklin D. Mask (Peggy); 4 granddaughters, Renee Wheeler (Mike), Deanna Davidson, Leslie Ward (Kevin) and Susan Mask; 9 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great- grandchildren; sister, Mrs. Irene Travis; brother, Thomas W. Farris, Sr.; and numerous nieces and nephews. A graveside service will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 31 at Love Cemetery in Hernando, MS. In lieu of flowers the family asks any memorials be made to the Wounded Warriors Project. Family Funeral Care (Published in The Commercial Appeal on Jan. 30, 2015)

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  • Created by: Carole McCaig
  • Added: 29 Jan 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 141980715
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Howard Lester Farris (31 Jan 1922–28 Jan 2015), Find a Grave Memorial no. 141980715, citing Love Cemetery, Hernando, DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Carole McCaig (contributor 46785778) .