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Michael Calvin Farmer

Michael Calvin Farmer, Sr., 44, of Sylva went home to be with the Lord on Monday, November 1, 2021. He attended Gardner Webb University, Tri County Community College, and Western Governors University. He was a devoted RN and served in the healthcare profession since high school. He was presently employed as the Director of Nursing at Tsali Care in Cherokee, NC.

Michael loved everyone he ever met and everyone loved him. He had a genuine heart of gold, a caring spirit, and was always serving others.

Michael is survived by his wife, Rebecca Merrick Farmer; his current partner, Austin Hilley Carpenter; his two children, Kelsey Jane Farmer and Michael Calvin Farmer, Jr.; his father, Jesse Farmer; his mother, Linda Frye and her husband Frank; his maternal grandmother, Annie Mae Brown; his sister, Michelle Pippio and her husband Brian; as well as many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins; and a special young boy, Sammy Lee Yam, who called him PopPop.

Michael was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Mack and Aquilla Farmer; maternal grandfather, Howard Brown; and one nephew, Dakota James Massingale.

You are our sunshine on rainy days You are the flowers in our gardens You are the snowflakes in the winter You are our stars in the night But most of all you are our beloved son, brother, husband, father, and best friend.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 6th at 11:00 a.m. at Faith Baptist Church with the Rev. Peter Mudge and Rev. Eddie Stillwell officialting. The family will receive friends following the service.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Michael Farmer's Childrens Memorial Education Fund at any Wells Fargo bank.


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A candle was lit in memory of Michael Farmer

Brian pippio Dec 1 2021 11:13 PM

Linda and family, I am so saddened to read that Michael has passed away. My love and prayers are with you and all the family. I never had the chance to meet him but I know he was loved by so many. Hugs, Glynda Chambers

Glynda Chambers Nov 4 2021 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you . The Hyatt Family

Robin Hyatt DuBois Nov 4 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Farmer

Robin Hyatt DuBois Nov 4 2021 12:00 AM

Many thoughts and prayers to all of you. It is heart breaking to lose a family member.

Linda Sellers Nov 3 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Farmer

Linda Sellers Nov 3 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss prayers for your family

Shirley Ensley Nov 3 2021 12:00 AM

Michael was a great friend and co-worker, he will forever be missed.

Donna and Ace Nov 2 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Farmer

Donna and Ace Nov 2 2021 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to hear of Michaels death. I loved working with Michael at Home Health. He was a great nurse and friend. He will be remembered fondly. Condolences to his family. Barbara Klein

Barbara North Klein Nov 2 2021 12:00 AM

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