William Hugh (Bill)


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William Hugh (Bill) Farquhar

Jan 29 1940 - Aug 15 2004

William Hugh (Bill) Farquhar, 64, passed away August 15, 2004 at his home in Celina, Texas after a courageous battle with cancer. Bill was born January 29, 1940 in Hempstead, Texas the son of Roy and Mary Lucille Farquhar. He retired in 1995 from Dallas Area Rapid Transit after thirty years of service and a member of the First Baptist church of Celina, Texas, Keystone Lodge (Dallas), Hella Temple (Garland), and was a Scottish Rite Mason. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Joyce, and their two daughters, Nancy Rhodes of Overland Park, Kansas and Janet Cardona and husband Eddie of Mesquite, Texas; five grandchildren: Connor Rhodes and Daniel, Emily, Eric and Alyssa Cardona. His is also survived by brothers Roy Farquhar, Jr., Colorado Springs, CO; Gwinn Farquhar, Denton, Texas; and sisters Shirley Gross, Palacious, Texas; Selina Kading, Houston, Texas; Carolyne Haynes, Anna, Texas; Georgia Jackson, Gunter, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents and siblings Jack Farquhar, Judy Ladd, and Marvin Farquhar. Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 17, 2004 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the Turrentine Jackson-Morrow Chapel. Funeral services will be held August 18, 2004 at 2:00 PM at the First Baptist Church of Celina with Dr. Raymond Horne officiating. Interment will follow at Belew Cemetery in Aubrey, Texas.
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