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Mrs. Jackie Cockrell Farmer

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“JERRY AND FAMILY, JACKIE WAS SUCH A SOUTHERN LADY-ALWAYS CHARMING AND SMILING. JERRY, YOU TOOK SUCH GOOD CARE OF HER WHILE SHE WAS ILL. WILL...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Barbara Deviney - Rutherfordton, NC

“I am so sorry to hear about Mrs. Farmer. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with all of you. MaryAnn ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: MaryAnn Wall Joyce - Clemmons,, NC

“Mr. Farmer, I am very sorry to hear about your wife's passing. I will have you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. Again I am very sorry....Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Barbara Marshall - Tryon, NC

“I am so deeply saddened to hear about your loss. I have great memories of visiting your home to visit or study with Sue and how kind and welcoming...Read More »
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Jackie Cockrell Farmer, age 82, of Rutherfordton died on Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at Rutherford Regional Medical Center. A native of Nashville NC, she was the daughter of the late Sanford and Mary Cockrell. Jackie was a graduate of Radford University, a member of First Baptist Church in Rutherfordton and was also a homemaker. She was preceded in death by an infant son and a brother Sanford Cockrell Jr.

She is survived by her husband Jerry Farmer.

Two Daughters:
Kay Harrill of Monroe, NC
Sue Bruce and her husband Bill of Charlotte, NC

Three Grandsons:
Tyler, Clay and Evan Harrill
Two Granddaughters:
Katherine and Maggie Bruce

Four Great Grandchildren

A memorial service will be held at First Baptist Church of Rutherfordton at 11:00 AM, Thursday, October 10 with Rev. Tim Marsh officiating. The family will greet friends following the service in the sanctuary. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to First Baptist Church P.O. Box 839 Rutherfordton NC 28139. Online guest register at www.mcmahansfuneralhome.com McMahan's Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of the arrangements.