Society

Farr

Funeral services for Dorothy Evelynne Farr, 82, of Rockdale were held Tuesday, March 15, 2011, at Phillips & Luckey Chapel in Rockdale with Rev. Margaret Clemings of VistaCare Hospice officiating. Burial followed in IOOF Cemetery in Rockdale.

Mrs. Farr died Friday, March 11, at Richards Memorial Hospital in Rockdale.

She was born April 12, 1928, in San Angelo to Wilburn Douglas and Lois (Rambo) Douglas.

She married Billie Bob Farr in Taylor on Aug. 7, 1948.

Mrs. Farr was a Rockdale resident for the past 58 years and was a member of First Baptist Church.

She was also a member of the New Salem Homemakers Club.

Mrs. Farr was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Billie Bob Farr, on Jan. 12, 2009; a brother, Billy Wayne Douglas; and a sister, Lois Doss.

Survivors are two sons, Billie Bob Farr Jr. and wife Carol of Houston, Randy Farr and wife Margaret of Rockdale; a daughter, Lois Williams of Rockdale; two brothers, Roy Douglas and wife Reba of Belton, Ray Douglas of Waco; six grandchildren, Jared Farr and wife Monica, Tiffany Farr, Courtney Farr, Daniel Farr, Michael Williams and Abigail Williams; and two great-grandchildren, Noah Farr and Christian Farr.

Pallbearers were Tommy Farr, Charlie Hankey, David Farr, Travis Farr, Alan Farr and Loy Woolverton.

Honorary pallbearers were Wa r ren Whor ton a nd Ter r y Drummond.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Family Life Center, P.O. Box 109, Rockdale, TX 76567.


Click here for digital edition
2011-03-17 digital edition



The burn ban for Milam County has been lifted. Burning is always prohibited in the county's municipalities.


Special Sections


Special Sections
Archive