Jerry Lee Farr

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Jerry Lee Farr

December 09, 1933 - December 03, 2018

Jerry Lee Farr PENDLETON [mdash] Jerry Lee Farr, 84, of Pendleton, passed away Dec. 3, 2018, at his residence. He was born Dec. 9, 1933, in Indianapolis, to the late Benjamin and Mildred (Lynn) Farr.
Jerry was a 1952 graduate of Pendleton High School. He retired from Guide Lamp as a maintenance painter after 38 years of service. He owned and operated a dairy farm for 25 years, was a painting contractor for 20 years and volunteered for the Pendleton Emergency Ambulance Service for 25 years.
Jerry was a member of the Pendleton First United Methodist Church, Pendleton Emergency Ambulance Service, NRA and North American Hunting Club. He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his son, grandsons and great-grandsons. Later in life he enjoyed painting artwork.
Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Shirley (Boicourt) Farr of Pendleton; children, Clee Farr of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Christy Thomas of Spencer, and Kyle (Tracy) Farr of Pendleton; grandchildren, Olivia (Nick) Sporinsky, Kimberly Shah, Jacob Farr, Justin (Blaine) Barnhart, Adam (Brittany) Farr, Shelsea (Josh) Copeland, Kaygan Thomas, Britni (John) Strange, Averi Gilley and Alissa (Jerry) Banda; 15 great-grandchildren; sisters, Sue Dennemann and Darlene Allen; several siblings in Texas; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, James Allen, Bill Farr and John Farr; father- and mother-in-law, Merle and Nellie Boicourt; and sister-in-law, Joyce Douglas.
The family would like to thank the St. Vincent Hospice Team, especially Dr. Rimawi, Dr. Yeh and nurse Natasha for their compassionate care.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Pendleton First United Methodist Church, 225 W. State St., Pendleton, with Pastor Doug Walker and Dr. Raymond Probasco officiating. Burial will be at Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory, Lahm Chapel, 211 E. State St., Pendleton, and one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Pendleton Emergency Ambulance Service, P.O. Box 165, Pendleton, IN 46064; or Pendleton First United Methodist Church, 225 W. State St., Pendleton, IN 46064.
Published on December 5, 2018
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Friday December 07, 2018

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory, Lahm Chapel

211 East State Street, Pendleton, IN, USA


Saturday December 08, 2018

Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery

Anderson, IN, USA

Funeral service

Saturday December 08, 2018

1:00 PM

Pendleton First United Methodist Church

225 West State Street, Pendleton, IN, USA


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