Originally created 12/31/98

Mrs. Margarete Farrar



SPRINGFIELD, Ga. -- Mrs. Margarete Mock Farrar, 81, of 459 Highway 119 S., died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 1998, at Effingham County Nursing Home.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home, Sylvania, with the Rev. Don Scarborough officiating. Burial will be in Black Creek United Methodist Church Cemetery, Sylvania.

Mrs. Farrar, a native of Screven County, had retired from the White Stag Co. as an inspector. She was a member of Black Creek United Methodist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Tommy L. Farrar, Sylvania, and Lavon C. Farrar, Springfield; three daughters, Becky Morgan and Patricia Edwards, both of Springfield, and Joyce Warren, Bloomingdale; and 15 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Pallbearers will be Ricky Edwards, Reagan Edwards, Ronnie Warren, Jim Farrar, David Farrar and Glenn Farrar.

Memorials may be made to Black Creek United Methodist Church, c/o Charles D. Lee, 1006 Maple Branch Road, Sylvania, GA 30467.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.