Paul E Farris

Died: Fri., Mar. 24, 2017

Memorial Service

Wed., Mar. 29, 2017
Location: Bright Funeral Home Chapel

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Paul E. Farris passed away Friday, March 24, 2017 at his residence.  A Memorial Service will be held at Bright Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 11:30am.  Interment will follow at Fort Bayard National Cemetery.  Mr. Farris was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, he is survived by two sons, Jay Farris (Gloria), Ross Farris (La Vonda) both of Silver City, NM, one daughter Sandy Millard of Hurley, NM, five grand-children Jason Cox of Hurley, NM, Chad Cox (Lynsey) of Watford City, ND, Krista Arambula (Ernie), Wesley Farris (Elizabeth), Shannon Farris (Crystal) all of Silver City, NM.  He was blessed with 13 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews, one brother and one sister of Hobbs, NM.  Mr. Farris moved his family to the Silver City area in 1967 where he worked as a plumber, all around handyman and raised his family.  He served in the Army overseas where he was awarded the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star after being injured in battle.  He was a lifetime member of the VFW.  Pallbearers are Jason Cox, Ed Carney, Westley Farris and Shannon Farris.  In Lieu of flowers please make a donation to a local Veterans Association or the Silver High School FFA.  Bright Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, “Traditional Services and Care for your family and friends”, 210 W. College Ave., Silver City, NM 88061, 575-388-1911.  Online remembrances can be made at

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