Mattie E. Farmer

July 28, 1907 ‒ April 19, 2003

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Mattie E. Farmer, age 95, of Wooster Road, Mount Vernon, died Saturday April 19, 2003 at Knox Community Hospital. She was born on July 28, 1907 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. She was a member of the RSVP and Golden Age Club both of Mount Vernon. Mrs. Farmer was also a member of the Ross Camp Methodist Church in Church Hill, Tennessee.

She is survived by a daughter-in-law Joan Clipse, two grandchildren, two great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren and two brothers, Marcell and Clyde both of Tennessee.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Russell Farmer (1965) two sons, Charles Clipse, Edgar “Clippy” Clipse and five brothers, Eual, Joe, Clifford, William and Robert.

A funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11 AM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where friends may call Tuesday from 6 to 8 PM and one hour prior to the service. Rev. Jamie Gump will be officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 302 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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