He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Imalee Farris; two daughters, Vicki Farris of Hoover and Regina Easley and her husband, Fred, of Lynn; two granddaughters, Emma Easley and Caci Easley; one brother, Leonard Farris and his wife, Merceed, of Lynn; sisters-in-law, Ruth Farris of Jasper, Lorene Farris of Natural Bridge, Edith Farris of Nauvoo, Irene (Bobby) Harris of Hoover, Jerrie (C.W.) Woody of Alabaster and Shirley (Bobby) Mann of Lynn; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his son, Marty George Farris; parents, Wheeler and Etta Farris; brothers, Gladys Farris, J.O. Farris, Lynue Farris, J.D. Farris and Jim Farris; sisters, Ruth Dunn and Betty Faye Farris.
Special thanks to Southern Care Hospice and all of their kind and caring staff. A very special thanks to our dear friends Ramona Hawkins and Winnie Foster.
Visitation will be today, Aug. 4, 2011, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Pinkard Funeral Home in Haleyville. The funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 5, 2011, at the funeral home.
Pinkard Funeral Home, Haleyville; 205-486-7662