By: Darcie DyerStaff Writer
November 8, 2012
Mr. Jerry Vester Farrington, age 64, of Dobson, passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at Joan & Howard Woltz Hospice Home. He was born on February 13, 1948 in Baltimore County, Maryland to the late Wayne Minton Farrington and Grace Elizabeth Doss Farrington. Mr. Farrington was a truck driver and a member of Welcome Valley Baptist Church.
Mr. Farrington is survived by his loving wife, Patricia Keyes Farrington of the home; son, Scotty Vandevander and girlfriend Danyelle Bayliss of Bethel Park, PA; daughter, Rebecca Moore and husband Scott Moore of Cornelius, NC; granddaughter, Hannah Gonzales of Freedom, NY; brother, Ronald Farrington of Haysville, KS; and sister, Gloria Courtemanche of New Bern, NC.
Mr. Farrington was preceded in death by brothers, Dwight, Dean and Douglas Farrington; and sister, Charlene Williams.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 2 PM at Welcome Valley Baptist Church in Elkin, NC.
In lieu of sending flowers, memorials may be made to Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care, 945 Zephyr Road, Dobson, NC 27017.
Cox-Needham Funeral Home of Pilot Mountain (www.coxneedham.com, www.facebook.com/coxneedham) is respectfully serving the Farrington family.