Charles William Farmer, 69, husband of LaReda Davis Farmer, died Thursday, December 13, 2012 at his home.
Born in Lee County, he was the son of the late Ellie Carson Farmer and the late Leona Madeline Brown Farmer. Mr. Farmer was a member of Cedar Creek Baptist Church and was retired from GTE. He was a US Air Force veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a mason and a member of Bishopville Masonic Lodge #104.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Rita Farmer Peelman (Wayne) of Bishopville and Lori Farmer Brownfield (Tommy) of Camden; grandchildren, Katie Peelman Boone (Justin) of Bishopville; Emily Brownfield of Camden, and Caroline Peelman of Bishopville; a great grandson, Colton William Boone of Bishopville; two sisters, Betty Jean Segars (Glenn) and Melba Tallon both of Bishopville; and a brother, Frank Farmer (Pat) of Westville.
A memorial service was held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Cedar Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Bobby Wallace officiating.
The family received friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Saturday at Hancock-Elmore-Hill Funeral Home and will be receiving other times at 2936 Camden Hwy, Bishopville.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Hospice Care of S.C., 121 N. Main St., Bishopville, SC 29010.
The family would like to express their appreciation to the nurses and staff of Hospice Care of S.C. for their devotion.
Hancock-Elmore-Hill Funeral Home of Bishopville is in charge of the arrangements.