Anderson Funeral Home

1357 E. 2Nd St., Franklin, OH


James Lawson Farmer

January 10, 1926August 5, 2019

James Lawson Farmer, age 93, formerly of Franklin, OH, passed away on Monday August 5, 2019 in Edgewood, KY. James was born in Beattyville, KY on January 10, 1926 to Nannie Beatrice (Mainous) Farmer and General Dewey Farmer.

James is survived by; daughter Sheila Farmer; brothers Bill Farmer and C Farmer; grandson Bryan Farmer.

James was preceded in death by his first wife, Jean Farmer; second wife, Jewell Farmer; daughter Shirley Farmer; father General Dewey Farmer and mother Nannie Beatrice Farmer; brother Paul Farmer and sister Norma Brandenburg.

A visitation for James will be held Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Anderson Funeral Home 1357 East Second Street Franklin, OH with Pastor Phill Moon officiating.. A funeral ceremony will be Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 11:00 AM. Burial will be at Springboro Cemetery with full military honors.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at https://www.anderson-fh.com for the Farmer family.


  • General Dewey Farmer, Father (deceased)
  • Nannie Beatrice Farmer, Mother (deceased)
  • Jean Farmer, Wife (deceased)
  • Jewell Farmer, Wife (deceased)
  • Shirley Farmer, Daughter (deceased)
  • Sheila Farmer, Daughter
  • Paul Farmer, Brother (deceased)
  • Bill Farmer, Brother
  • C Farmer, Brother
  • Norma Brandenburg, Sister (deceased)
  • Bryan Farmer, Grandson


  • Visitation Saturday, August 17, 2019
  • Funeral Ceremony Saturday, August 17, 2019

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