James B. Farmer

October 12, 1955 - November 3, 2019

10/12/1955 - 11/03/2019

James B. Farmer, Sr., 64, of Jacobsburg, OH died Sunday, November 3, 2019 at his home. James was born October 12, 1955 in Bellaire, OH., a son of the late Barney R. and Peggy Jane VanGoshen Farmer.

James was known to be an adventurer and served in the U.S. Army.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his second wife, Deborah Sovich Farmer.

Surviving are two sons, James B. Farmer, II of Wheeling and Jeremiah T. Farmer, Sr. of Moundsville, WV; two sisters, Shirley Faye Newell of Zepherhills, FL and Susan Jane Gibbons of Lakeland, FL; four grandchildren, Jeremiah T. Farmer, Jr., Nola Farmer, Lainee Farmer and Janelle Farmer.

As per his request, there will be no visitation or funeral services. Final arrangements at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements by Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory, Shadyside.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family to help with final expenses by going to “TMCFunding.com”

Share your thoughts and memories of James with his family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com

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Cheryl J Skinner,Tri-State Military Museum
2 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of James B. Farmer, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, James B. Farmer, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †