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Samuel Farris (7-17-11) services 7-20-11


Samuel Farris

Samuel Timothy Farris, 63, of Adamsville, died Sunday, July 17, in Memphis.

He was born in Jackson, Tenn., the son of the late Rev. Homer William Farris and Ava Ruby Barnett Farris.

Mr. Farris was an architectural draftsman with H&M Architects in Jackson, Tenn. He was a member of the Schooner Baptist Church in Waynesboro, and served his country in the United States Navy.

Services were held Wednesday, July 20, at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Adamsville with Ronald Carlson officiating. Burial followed in the Adamsville Cemetery.

He is survived by his wife Brenda D. Cossey Farris of Adamsville; four daughters, Tarina Bellm of Olive Branch, Miss, Lisa Ashley King of Adamsville, Darla Ashley of Adamsville, Tanesha Ashley of Adamsville; a son, Chris Farris of Savannah; two sisters, Sue Anglin of Cordova, Tenn., Cecelia Knight of Bayfield, Wis.; 12 grandchildren, one great-granddaughter.

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