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Sidney Minor Farabow

Posted By Hall-Wynne On August 16, 2009 @ 12:00 am In Obituaries | No Comments

In Memorial

OXFORD:

Sidney Minor Farabow, died Sunday, August 16, 2009 at his home on his beloved farm, just three days shy of his 79th birthday. A farmer and lifelong resident of Granville County, he was born to the late Henry and Gladys Minor Farabow.
A memorial service will be conducted at 4:00 P.M. Wednesday, August 19, 2009 at Stem United Methodist Church by Rev. Jason Thornton and Rev. Jim Bailey.
He is survived by his wife, Iris Haney Farabow, whom he met in Brantford, Ontario, during a summer “adventure,” working on a tobacco farm. They have three children; Elizabeth and her husband Steven Wiegand of Raleigh; Amy, and her husband Dan Finch of Bailey; and Benjamin F. Farabow of Oxford. He was “Papa” to five granddaughters; Kathryn Wiegand of Raleigh, Emily Wiegard of Durham, and Rebecca Wiegand of Asheville; Elizabeth Farabow McLain and her husband Clifton, and Amy Catherine Farabow, all of Oxford. He is also survived by his sister, Henrietta F. White of Richmond, VA.
The family will receive friends from 3:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M. at the church, prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to his church, Stem United Methodist Church, PO Box 10, Stem, NC 27581.
Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home is in charge of assisting the Farabow family. Online memorials www.gnvfh.com select obituaries.


Condolences for the family of “Sidney Minor Farabow”

Condolence from Brenda Brogden on August 18th, 2009 12:00 am

Ben, Elizabeth, and Amy Catherine: I’m so sorry to hear about Mr. Farabow’s death. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Please remember all of the great times that you have shared together and hopefully this will get you through this difficult time. My thoughts are with the entire Farabow family.

Condolence from Karen White Knight on August 22nd, 2009 12:00 am

Please accept our deepest sympathy over the loss of Great Uncle Sid. What fond memories I hold of him and of the homeplace. You all are in our thoughts and prayers and take comfort in knowing that he is in a better place and you will get to see him again. Sending best love from Virginia.

Dwayne, Karen, Carley, Cameron, Carter & Cayden Knight

Condolence from Grant & Mae Gardner on August 22nd, 2009 12:00 am

Iris and Family.
I am so glad I was able to spend a few minutes with Sid when I was down to NC. Mae and I both have fond memories of you all from Ruritans and Stem Methodist. We want to let you know that we share your loss and hold you in our prayers. May God bless you and comfort you in this time of sorrow.
Grant and Mae.

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