Mr. James Edward Farnham, 77, of Lake City, died March 15, 2013 at his residence following an extended illness. A native of Erie, Pennsylvania, Mr. Farnham had been a resident of Lake City since 1979 having moved here from Jacksonville, Florida. He was the son of the late Stephen Farnham Sr. and Margaret Schaffer Farnham. He had worked as a long distance truck driver for many years. In his spare time Mr. Farnham enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping. He was also an avid Green Bay Packers and University of Alabama fan. Mr. Farnham was a Christian.
He is survived by his wife of forty-eight years, Frances Wade Farnham; his daughters, Kellie Charney, Bobbie Prescott and Donna Williams all of Lake City and Carol Rohde of Erie, Pennsylvania; his sons, Pete Farnham of Lake City and Jimmy Farnham and Stevie Farnham; three brothers, Steve Farnham Jr. of Jacksonville, FL; Harry Farnham and Kenny Farnham both of Pennsylvania and his sister, Margaret Stover of Pennsylvania. Eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren also survive.
Memorial services for Mr. Farnham were conducted Tuesday evening in the Grace Life Church. Arrangements are under the direction of the DEES-PARRISH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 458 South Marion Ave., Lake City, FL 32025 (386) 752-1234 Please sign the on-line family guest book at parrishfamilyfuneralhome.com