(submitted by Tommy Fortenberry)
1931 - November 7, 2016
Clarksdale, Mississippi - Edgar Boyd "Buck" Farmer, age 85, passed away November 7, 2016 at his residence in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Mr. Farmer was a retired farmer and was of the Baptist church. Family will receive friends at North Cleveland Cemetery in Cleveland, Mississippi from 2:30 p.m. till 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 8, 2016 with the graveside service to follow at 3:00 p.m.
Mr. Farmer is survived by his wife; Mrs. Vernie Farmer, daughter; Linda (Lynn) Bowie of Rosedale, Mississippi, sons; Mitchell Farmer and Allen (Kattie) Farmer from Clarksdale, Mississippi, Ricky (Denise) Farmer of Tunica, Mississippi and Douglas (Linda) Farmer from Lexington, Tennessee, sister; Nancy (Mervin) Ware of Kosciusko, Mississippi and half sister; Modine Martin of Mountain View, Arkansas, brother; Frank (Sandra) Farmer of Little Rock, Arkansas, fifteen grandchildren and twenty two great grandchildren.
Mr. Farmer is preceded in death by his parents Boyd and Cordie Farmer and two sons; Buford Farmer and Kenneth Farmer.
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