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Kenneth Farish

Kenneth Wayne Farish, 70, of Sherwood, died Sunday, March 31, 2013. He was born in Cabot, to Ralph E. Farish, Sr. and Gladys Elder Farish.

He retired after twenty-five years in the Marine and Air Force Reserves; he also retired after thirty-one years from Teletype and AT& T. He was of Baptist faith and was a member of APA Pool Association.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Bobby Jean Crone.

Survivors include his wife of fifty years, Johnnie Mae Shelton Farish; children, Kenneth Farish, Jr., and wie Victoria of Jonesboro and Julie Tyhurst of Sherwood; grandchildren, Jamie and Caeli Waldron, Luke Tyhurst, and Grace, Olivia and Ava Farish; sister, Lula Berryman of Little Rock; brothers, Carlos Farish and wife Linda) of Benton and Gene Farish and wife Sue of Little Rock; and a host of other family and friends.

A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, April 5 at Arkansas State Veterans’ Cemetery with Military Honors. The family received friends on Wednesday, April 3 at Roller-Owens Funeral Home, 5509 John F. Kennedy Blvd., North Little Rock, AR 72116.

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