Elizabeth Ann Farmer

8/17/1950 – 09/04/2021

Obituary for Elizabeth Ann Farmer

Elizabeth Ann Farmer, passed away peacefully at Fort Sanders Regional Center on September 4, 2021. She was a very devoted friend, sister, mother, and grandmother.

Liz is preceded in death by mother Mildred Marie Farmer, father Warren Farmer, devoted cousin Obidah Farmer, and nephew Andy Kyle, Jr. She is survived by her devoted and loving daughter April Farmer Purvis, grandchildren: Samirah Farmer, Zaria Farmer, and Isaiah Purvis (Knoxville, TN), siblings Gertrude (Andy) Kyle, Joe Farmer (Cleveland, OH), Mildred Farmer (Knoxville, TN). She had a host of nieces and nephews, two devoted nieces, Teresa Farmer (Knoxville, TN) Tressie Farmer Browning,( Atlanta, GA) she also had a devoted adopted God daughter Stephanie Hendricks Layden, a couple of extra special friends, Regina Sanders and family, Peggy Brown Evans and Family, Deacon Alfred (Annette) Hendricks and family. There were so many more I could name.

Family will receive friends Mon 6pm-7pm Services will be held at 7pm at Jarnigan’s Chapel

Officiating- Elder Thomas Glenn

Eulogist- Elder Franklin A Brown


Intermittent- Mt Olive Cemetery on Tuesday at 10:30 am


Services entrusted with Jarnigan & Son Mortuary




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Receiving of Friends

Monday, September 13, 2021
6:00PM – 7:00PM
Jarnigan & Son Mortuary
2823 Martin Luther King Jr Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914

Funeral Service

Monday, September 13, 2021

Jarnigan & Son Mortuary
2823 Martin Luther King Jr Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914


Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Mt Olive Cemetery
2420 Maryville Pike
Knoxville, TN 37920

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