Bill Wayne Farris

Bill Wayne Farris, 70, of Hartford formerly of Booneville and Magazine, passed away Tuesday, May 20, 2014 in Hartford. He was born June 11, 1943 in Sugar Grove to Jessie and Elsie (Wells) Farris.

He was a retired truck driver and was of the Pentecostal faith.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Linda Farris; one daughter, Debbie Mullen; two sisters and five brothers; and his parents.

A funeral services is scheduled for 2 p.m., Friday, May 23, at the Lakeview Pentecostal Church near Booneville with burial in Sugar Grove Cemetery in the Sugar Grove community, under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home.

He is survived by his companion, Kaye Emory of Hartford; two sons, Billy Wayne Farris of Forrest City and Melvin Farris and wife Connie of Hot Springs; one brother, William Farris and wife Christine of Booneville; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

The pallbearers will be Shawn Farris, Jamie Henson, Leonard Emory, Steven Farris, Mike Farris, Chad Farris, Adam Pruitt.

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