Howard Sherrill Farris


Howard Sherrill Farris

Smyth County, Virginia, USA
Death 4 Dec 2010 (aged 78)
Chilhowie, Smyth County, Virginia, USA
Burial Marion, Smyth County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 74520963 View Source
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Howard Sherrill Farris, age 78, passed away on Saturday, December 4, 2010 in the Valley Health Care Center in Chilhowie, Virginia.

He was born in Smyth County, Virginia to the late Charles & Zelphia Styke Petty Farris. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, C.W. Farris and his half-siblings; Thelma Petty Farris, Mary Petty Snyder, Lou Petty Ernest, Pauline Sturgill, and Gaylord Petty. Mr. Farris was self employed as an auto mechanic and had attended Mt. Zion United Methodist Church. He was an avid hunter and skilled gunsmith.

He was married to Mary Virginia Tuell.

He is survived by:
His Children:
Rick Farris & wife Sheila
Connie Werman & husband Garry
Patty Lou Leatherman & husband Brian

His Grandchildren:
Brandon Farris, Justin Farris, Shane Farris, Derek Farris,
Amy Michelle Ball, Chasity Lynn Ball, Christina Leatherman,
Brian Leatherman, Jr., Maria Leatherman

6 Great-Grandchildren

Special Friends:
Bradley Gwyn, Jim Wagoner, John Meek,
Dick Powers, Chase Doane, Tammy & Don Barker, Bill Hash

Funeral services will be held at the Bradley's Funeral Home Chapel in Marion with Rev. Mark Totten officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Marion. Bradley's Funeral Home of Marion is serving the family of Mr. Farris.

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