William Sanford Farmer

January 6, 1942 ~ September 20, 2022 (age 80)


William Sanford Farmer, 80, of Covington passed away on Sept. 20, 2022 at Baptist Memphis. William received a Bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M and a Master’s degree from University of Memphis. He was a retired credit manager for the Southeast United States for Agri Credit Corp. 

William was preceded in death by his daughter Kimberly Farmer who died at birth; mother, Willie B. Laxton Farmer; and father, William W. Farmer. 

He leaves behind his sister, Mary Jane (Ted) Mashburn; his brothers Phillip (Gwen) Farmer and Charles Farmer; and three nieces and one nephew. 

Visitation will be held Friday, Sept. 23 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Maley Yarbrough Funeral home. A graveside service will be held at Clopton Cemetery on Saturday, September 24, 2022 at 10:00am

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September 23, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Maley-Yarbrough Funeral Home
1701 Highway 51 S
Covington, TN 38019

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