William Farrar

William Edward "Billy" Farrar

Monday, March 3rd, 1930 - Saturday, October 19th, 2019
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William Edward “Billy” Farrar, age 89 of South Hill, died Saturday, Oct 19, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Mary Lee Farrar of the home; a son, William Edward “Bill” Farrar, Jr. and grandson, Braydie Farrar who was the apple of his eye. Also surviving is a brother, Herbert Lee Farrar of South Hill and a dear friend, Wanda Baird Hodges. “Billy” was preceded in death by his parents William Lee and Estelle Crocker Farrar and sisters, Nita F Hughes and Lt. Col. Catherine L. Farrar, USAF.

Mr. Farrar was co-owner of Virginia Warehouse in South Hill and a farmer. He loved working at the tobacco warehouse, the farm, all types of livestock, spending time in the garden and dancing. Billy was a veteran having served in the USAF.

A celebration of his life will be held on Tuesday, October 22 at 2pm at Farrar Funeral Home in South Hill. The family will receive friends from 12:30 until time of service. The family requests memorial considerations be directed to Lake Country SPCA, P O Box 14, Clarksville, VA 23927. Online condolences may be placed at Farrar Funeral Home of South Hill is serving the Farrar family.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 | 12:30pm - 2:00pm
    Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 12:30pm - 2:00pm
    Farrar Funeral Home Chapel
    1260 N.Mecklenburg Ave
    SOUTH HILL, VA 23970
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 2:00pm
    Farrar Funeral Home Chapel
    1260 N.Mecklenburg Ave
    SOUTH HILL, VA 23970
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Dan Jarrell


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Evelyn Lambert

Posted at 08:00am
Mary, You and Bill are in my thoughts and prayers.
Thinking of you with love,

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