SIKESTON -- Brian Dale Farmer, 26, died Aug. 27, 2007, near Morehouse.
Born Sept. 16, 1980, in Sikeston, son of Roy Lee Farmer and Laurie Ann Morrison Farmer Doles of Sikeston, he was a stocker at Brown Shoe Company. He was a former cook and friend at Jay's Krispy Fried Chicken. A close follower to the group I.C.P., he was an avid Chicago Bears fan.
On Dec. 12, 2004, in Sikeston, he married Marie Fields, who survives of the home.
In addition to his wife and parents, survivors include: his stepmother, Mrs. Roy Lee Farmer of Sikeston; his stepfather, Tim Doles of Sikeston; maternal grandmother, Wanda Healey of Summerville, Tenn.; paternal grandmother, Violet Farmer of Vanduser; four sisters, Lea Anne Hicks of Miramar, Fla. and Sarah B. Bennel and Sharina Farmer of Sikeston and Jennifer Farmer of Malden; one stepsister, Amanda Myrick of Sikeston; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Walter Farmer; and maternal grandfather, Bill Morrison.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Blanchard Funeral Chapel, where services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday.
Burial will follow in the Maynard Cemetery near Diehlstadt.