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Evola Janes Farrow, 70

Services will be held Sunday, May 23, 2004 at 11 a.m. at Milltown United Methodist Church for Evola Janes Farrow.

The daughter of the late Elbert and Stella Akin Janes of Adair County, Mrs. Farrow was a resident of Adair Avenue in Columbia. She passed away Thursday, May 20, at 7:15 p.m. after an illness.

Mrs. Farrow is survived by the following:
  • Her husband: Harold Farrow
  • A son, Rickie Lewis Hitch, Lebanon, Missouri
  • A daughter: Debra Kay Martin and her husband, James, of Waynesville, Missouri
  • A stepdaughter, Jackie Layfield and her husband Michael, of Harlan, Kentucky
  • Two brothers: Russell Janes and wife, Dee, of Ferguson, Kentucky, and Jadell Janes and wife, Carolyn, Albany, Kentucky
  • Five sisters: Leola Edmonds, Marcella Burris, Lois Willis and husband J.C., Joyce Wallace and husband Danny, Sue Jenkins and husband Jim, all of Columbia
  • A sister-in-law: Patricia Janes, Greensburg. KY
  • Two grandsons: Tony Perkins and wife, Dawn, Dixon, Illinois; and Barry Perkins and wife, Danna, Waynesville, Missouri
  • Two great grandchildren: Taylor Nicole and Jazmine Mae
  • Two step great grandchildren: Matthew and Heather
She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Erin Hitch, a brother, Matthew Janes, and a sister, Gail Marie Janes.

Evola Janes Farrow was a faithful member of the Milltown United Methodist Church and served as treasurer for several years. She was a homemaker and was retired from Miles Laboratory.

Clergy officiating at the Sunday morning service will be Rev. Darrell Lyons, Rev. Jadell Janes and Rev. Russell Janes.

Interment will be in the Haven Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 5 p.m. Saturday at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home and after 9 a.m. Sunday at Milltown United Methodist Church.

Expressions of sympathy make take the form of a donation to the Milltown UMC building fund or to the American Cancer Society.

This obituary was made possible through the support of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, established in 1922, located at 210 Greensburg Street in Columbia. To reach Louis and Brenda McQueary and Richard and Mary Beth Phelps, phone 270-384-2145, or call our 24-hour community obituary information line, 384-6999. E-mail: you trust, caring for people you love.

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