SYMSONIA — Mr. Clint Daniel “Jim” Farmer, age 81, of Symsonia, KY., passed away Sunday, October 27, 2013, at his home. Born Thursday, April 14, 1932, in Paducah, KY.
He was a retired electrician from SKW Alloys in Calvert City, KY., and was a member of Symsonia Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Mildred Faye (Cochrum) Farmer of Symsonia, KY.; two daughters, Pam DeBernardi, husband Ron of Symsonia, KY., and Dianne Beckman, husband Kent of Lone Oak, KY.; one sister, Jocille McManus of Symsonia, KY.; five grandchildren, Amanda Beckman Balcerzak, husband Chris of Birmingham, AL., Emily Beckman of Lone Oak, KY., Garrett DeBernardi of Indianapolis, IN., Nathan DeBernardi of Nashville, TN., and Tyler DeBernardi of Symsonia, KY.; one great-grandchild, Daniel Balcerzak of Birmingham, AL.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lois Farmer, his mother, Agnes (White) Farmer; by two brothers, Lyles Farmer and Lowell Thomas Farmer; and one sister, Evelyn Barker.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 30, 2013, at 11:00 A.M. in the chapel of the Collier Funeral Home in Benton, KY. Bro. Rick Miller and Bro. Mike Farmer will officiate. Interment will follow the service in the Symsonia Cemetery, Symsonia, KY.
Friends may visit with the family between the hours of 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at the Collier Funeral Home, 211 West 5th, Benton, KY.
The family asks memorial contributions be made to Symsonia Baptist Church Building Fund, 680 KY 348 W., Symsonia, KY 42082.