EDGEMOOR – Mr. Calvin D. (Red) Farmer, 91, passed away on Friday, August 24, 2018 at the Wayne T. Patrick Hospice House.
A memorial service will be held at 11am on Monday, August 27, 2018 at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel with Revs. Jerry Devinney, Rick Sturgis and Jeramy Herring officiating.
Born in Greenville County, SC, Mr. Farmer was a son of the late Thomas Dewitt Farmer and the late Zoia Holcombe Farmer. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine Hollis Farmer; his brothers, Bill, J.O. and George Farmer; and his sisters, Berta Mae Arrowood, Marie Garris and Lois Hahn. He was a farmer and he loved to go hunting and fishing. He was a family man who loved his family and he also loved little children.
Surviving are his son, Calvin D. “Scutt” Farmer (Andrea) of Edgemoor; his daughters, Renee F. West (Marty) and Karlene Haley (Robby), both of Rock Hill; his grandchildren, Miranda Smith (Michael), Joley Freeman (Brad), Marty West Jr., Jenna Cornwell (Gene), Rhett Haley (Meredith), Erin Olson (Wayde), Matt West (Dannielle), and T. J. Nivens, his 17 great-grandchildren; his brother, Tommy Farmer of Rock Hill; and his sisters, Ethel Buchanan, Betty Farmer and Linda Forrester, all of Rock Hill.
The family will receive friends from 4-5:30pm on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel. 2133 Ebenezer Road.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Mr. Farmer’s name to Hospice & Community Care, PO Box 993, Rock Hill, SC 29731.