Obituary: Jimmy Lee Farler

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Jimmy Lee "Red" Farler, 64, of the Yell Community, died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011, in Maury Regional Hospital.

Mr. Farler was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late Hobert Lee and Lois Margaret King Farler. He was a graduate of Cornersville High School. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era. He was retired from Heil-Quaker and Inter City Products after 37 years and was a farmer. He was a member of the VFW #5109 and the Church of Christ.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Morton Farler of the Yell Community; son, Jake (Susie) Farler of the Yell Community; two daughters, Tonya (Grady) Osborne of the Yell Community and Tracie (Ronnie) White of Giles County; two sisters, Faye (Larry) Holley of Diana and Lorene (Grady) Reavis of Petersburg; six grandchildren, Dylan and Laura Osborne, Callie and Caden White, and Jacey and Jackson Farler; mother-in-law, Margaret Morton of Lewisburg; sister-in-law, Janice Wright of Lewisburg; and several nieces and nephews.

At Mr. Farler's request, graveside services were conducted Sunday, Sept. 4, in Berea Cemetery with military honors.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society c/o Susie Boatright, 2382 Lynnville Hwy, Cornersville, TN 37047 or the VFW Post #5109, 148 East Church St, Lewisburg, TN 37091.

Cornersville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.