Doris Ann (Brabston) FarmerSeptember 14, 1932 ~ May 17, 2017 (age 84)
Doris Ann Brabston Farmer, age 84, of Kingsport, formerly of Morristown, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017 after a brief illness. She attended Colonial Heights Baptist Church for the past twenty-five years. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Rosa Lee Brabston; grandson, Nicholas Farmer; sisters, Velma Simpson, Margaret Hayes, and June Carpenter; and brother, Wayne “Tuffy” Brabston. She is survived by her husband of sixty-three years, Ernest Farmer, Jr. of Kingsport; sons, Mark (Daphney) Farmer of Kingsport and Rusty Farmer of Knoxville; and very special granddaughter, Elizabeth Farmer of Knoxville. The family will receive friends from 4 – 6 p.m. Friday, May 19 at Colonial Heights Baptist Church in Kingsport. Funeral services will follow at 6 p.m. Friday at the church with Dr. Greg Burton and Dr. James Royston officiating. The family will also receive friends from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 20 at Westside Chapel Funeral Home in Morristown. Graveside services will follow at 12 p.m. Saturday at Jarnagin Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to Colonial Heights Baptist Church Family Life Center: 108 Colonial Heights Road, Kingsport, TN 37663. Arrangements by Westside Chapel Funeral Home in Morristown.