Charles H. Farmer

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Charles H. Farmer, 75, passed away Monday, March 4, 2019 at his home in Graham.  Visitation was Tuesday, March 5, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Salem-Crestview United Methodist Church, corner of Texas and Brazos Street. Funeral will be 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Red Top Cemetery in Young County. 

Charles was born Oct. 26, 1943 in Mineral Wells to the late Henry Grady and Veda Lee (Harrison) Farmer. He served in the United States Navy until his discharge in 1966.  Charles married Charlotte Hampton, June 28, 1971 in Graham. He was an employee of Air Tractor in Olney for over twenty-one years. Charles was a member of Young County Masonic Lodge #485, Fort Worth Scottish Rite, Salem Crestview United Methodist Church, and VFW Post 8567.

Survivors include; wife, Charlotte Farmer of Graham; daughter, Shelia Burt and Shane of Graham; sons, Rob Ballow and Sherry of Graham, Brent Ballow and David Dupree of Puerta Vallarta, Mexico; 12 grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. 

Charles was preceded in death by sister, Sarah Elizabeth Stafford.

Memorials may be made to Fort Worth Scottish Rite, 1100 Henderson Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76102 or Young County Humane Society, 120 Craig Street, Graham, Texas 76450.

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