HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - Mabel F. Farmer, 89, of Madisonville, KY, passed away Sunday, November 17, 2013 at Ridgewood Terrace Nursing Home in Madisonville.

She was born January 25, 1924 in Webster Co., Ky to the late Clarence Alexander Travis and Nezzie Catherine Cooper Travis. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Joseph Farmer; three sisters, Hester Travis, Lois Cates and Ruth Hester and three brothers, Liddle Travis, Clarence Travis and Hoyt Travis.

Mrs. Farmer was a member of the First Baptist Church in Madisonville. Mrs. Farmer worked at the old F & F Café and was a caregiver and sitter for many people over the years.

She is survived by one son, Ronnie (Charlotte) Farmer of Paducah, KY; two brothers, Billy Travis of Beaver Dam, Ky and Grover Travis of Madisonville; two grandchildren, Drew (Kaleigh) Farmer and Ross (Hailey) Farmer all of Huntsville, AL and two great grandchildren, Savannah and MacKenzie Farmer of Huntsville, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at Barnett-Strother Funeral Home with Dr. Joe Leonard and Mr. Drew Farmer officiating. Entombment will follow in Forest Lawn Mausoleum.

Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday and after 11:00 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Gary Travis, Mike Travis, Brad Travis, Terry Travis, Drew Farmer and Ross Farmer.

The family would like to thank the staff of Ridgewood Terrace Nursing Home for all of their kindness and care during this difficult time.

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

Most Read This Week

July 27, 2015 5871

Death of Central City Man in Dawson Springs Under…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 3777

School System Announces Free Lunch/Breakfast at…

by SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 3258

Webster Man Leads Police on Chase through Parts…

by SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 3219

Miss Hopkins County Fair 2015 Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 2550

Hanson, Owensboro, Bowling Green Youths Win at…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

July 17, 2015 16261

Muhlenberg Most Wanted - Top 10

by SurfKY News
July 23, 2015 15229

UPDATE: Family Confirms Body of Missing Teen…

by Shawn Freels, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 31, 2015 3219

Miss Hopkins County Fair 2015 Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 01, 2015 2070

24th Annual Miss Teen Hopkins County Fair Pageant…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 01, 2015 1897

Little Miss, Mister Hopkins County Fair Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 1198

State Fair President Commends Hopkins County Fair…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 01, 2015 1154

'Diggers' Return to Find More Hatfield-McCoy…

by SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 1014

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

by SurfKY News
August 01, 2015 837

Knight Crowned 2015 Miss Pre-Teen Hopkins County…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 791

House of Onyx's Crystal Gallery Opens in…

by SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 769

Henderson Woman Faces Rape Charges

by SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 727

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News