Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

Rufus Earl Farmer, 78 of White Plains, KY

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - Rufus Earl Farmer, 78 of White Plains, KY passed away Thursday March 28, 2013 in the Ridgewood Terrace Nursing Home, Madisonville. He was born July 7th, 1934 in Muhlenberg Co. to the late Rufus M. and the late Ina (Earle) Farmer. Mr. Farmer was married to Wilma Crunk for 54 wonderful years. He was a retired coal miner and a veteran of the Army. He is also preceded in death by his sister, Edna Lorene Wimberly.

Buddy is survived by his wife, Wilma (Crunk) Farmer; one daughter, Linda (Valerie Jo) Evans of Fontana, CA; three sons, Jeff (Diana) Farmer of Nortonville, Chris (Crystal) Farmer of White Plains, and Tim (Kelly) Farmer of Dawson Springs; four sisters, Dorothy Wicks of Madisonville, Lola (Burton) Oglesby of White Plains, Ina Rae Butcher of Ocala, FL, and Sue (Homer) Richey of White Plains; four grandchildren, Brandon (Brittany) Farmer, Rebecca Farmer, Caitlin Farmer and Collin Farmer; and two step grandchildren, Kayla McNeily and Patrick Peebles.

Services will be held graveside at 11:00 A.M. Monday at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in White Plains with Bro. Bobby Reno officiating and Hopkins County Honor Guard performing military rites.

Friends may call Sunday from 5-8pm at Bandy Funeral Home, Nortonville, and Monday graveside at 11:00 A.M. at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Brandon Farmer, Collin Farmer, Patrick Peebles, Deron Harris, Jody Richey, John Oldham, and Terry Wimberly. Honorary pallbearers will be Travis and Nathan Richey.

3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16

In Other News...

Business Spotlight - First Security Bank

CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (8/27/14) — First Security Bank is a 100-year-old bank, which is locally owned and operated.… Read More

Providence Police Reports Released

PROVIDENCE, Ky. (8/27/14) — The Providence Police Department released the following reports Monday, Aug. 27. Shawntez… Read More
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

August 25, 2014 4259

14-Year-Old Suffers Gunshot Wound; Air…

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 3925

Flooded Central City Church's Seven Day…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 3450

Camper Stolen in Utica Recovered in…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark
August 25, 2014 2947

Daviess County Health Department…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 2941

44th Mount Saint Joseph Picnic is Sunday,…

in News by Jennifer Kaminski

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

August 25, 2014 4259

14-Year-Old Suffers Gunshot Wound; Air…

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 2407

Two Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision Near…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
August 25, 2014 2295

Former Co-Workers Trying to Raise Money…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 24, 2014 2268

Two Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision…

in Top Stories by Officer Jeff Miller
August 26, 2014 1735

Two People Injured When Vehicle Overturns…

in Top Stories by Matt Sanderson

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

August 25, 2014 2947

Daviess County Health Department…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 2941

44th Mount Saint Joseph Picnic is Sunday,…

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
August 25, 2014 2805

GRADD Seeking Ombudsman Program Volunteers

in News by Woody Maglinger
August 26, 2014 2170

Owensboro Board of Commissioners…

in News by Beth Cecil
August 26, 2014 1852

City Street Closures on Strawbridge and…

in News by Abby Shelton

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

August 25, 2014 3925

Flooded Central City Church's Seven Day…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 3450

Camper Stolen in Utica Recovered in…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark
August 25, 2014 2598

Mustangs Marching Classic

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 2557

Job Corp Celebrates 50th Anniversary

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 26, 2014 1938

Family Has Close Call with Tornado

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06