Richard Merrill Farris

Saturday , February 10, 2018 - 10:00 PM

October 29, 1940 ~ February 7, 2018

Richard Merrill Farris, 77, passed away February 7, 2018. He was born October 29, 1940, in Glennsferry, Idaho. He was the eldest son of Charles Richard Farris and Eva Courdahl Roholt Farris. He married Sondra Lee Francom, May 19, 1967, in Kaysville and later solemnized in the Logan Temple.

They are the parents of four children and 17 grandchildren. Richard Burton Farris (Jackie), Las Vegas, Nevada; Jason (Mechelle), of Roy; Bryan (Renee) of Pleasant Grove; Brett (April), of Woods Cross; Adrienne Empey (Blake), United Kingdom. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, and 17 grandchildren.

They have resided in Farmington for 42 years. He is also survived by his brothers: Greg (Joan) of Pocatello; Weston (Joyce) of Boise; Charles of Ogden; a sister, Angee of Ogden; and sister-in-law, Mary, of Blackfoot, Idaho.

A viewing will be Monday, February 12, 2018, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Russon Mortuary in Farmington, 1941 N. Main Street. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Tuesday, February 13, 2018, in the Farmington 19th Ward Chapel with an additional viewing at 9:45 a.m. that day. Interment will be at the Farmington City Cemetery.

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