Leon Farmer, 78, of Wesson, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2009 in Virginia.
Visitation will be 5pm-8pm Wednesday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst. Services will be 10am Thursday at Beauregard United Methodist Church with burial in Beauregard Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Services in Hazlehurst is handling arrangements.
Mr. Farmer worked in 17 different countries and 27 states. He was a Navy Veteran. Mr. Farmer was a member of Beauregard United Methodist Church and was a mason.
Survivors include: daughters, Maxine Boone of Belingham, WA, Kathy Davis of Harvey, LA, and Elizabeth Koons of Milford, VA; son, Daniel L. Farmer of Milford, VA; sister, Marion Boehlke of Quitman; brother, Walter Prescot of Lucedale; 19 grandchildren; 32 great grandchildren; and 3 great great grandchildren.