Dateline: January 20, 2005


Funeral services for Ora Pearl Farris, age 87, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, January 17, 2005, in the First Baptist Church in Hedley with Bright Newhouse, Church of Christ Minister from Clarendon, and Rev. Bruce Howard, Pastor, officiating.  Burial was held in Rowe Cemetery in Hedley under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.

Mrs. Farris died Friday, January 14, 2005.  She was born January 13, 1918, in the Goldston Community near Clarendon and had lived in Donley County most of her life.  She married Woodroe Wilson Farris on November 25, 1933, at Memphis.  She was a homemaker and a member of the Hedley Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her husband and by a son, Otis Earl Farris.

Survivors include a daughter, Erma Lee Young of Wichita Falls; four grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

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