SCOTT CITY — Robert Eugene Farr Sr., 75, died Monday, July 1, 2019, at the Hays Medical Center in Hays. He was born on Sept. 13, 1943, in Garden City, Kansas, the son of Paul Thomas and Wanetta Marie Rowton Farr.
A lifetime resident of Scott City, he worked in construction and for the City of Scott City maintenance department. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and served in the Kansas National Guard. On June 10, 2000, he married Debra May Wright in Scott City. She survives.
He is survived by his wife, Debra M. Farr of Scott City; nine children, Russell Farr of Dighton, Robert Farr Jr. of St. George, Utah, Michelle Ruth of Healy, Nicol Belford of Wamego, Ginni Rose of Leoti, Bobby Keith Farr of Pittsburg, Kan., Keith Wayne Farr of Scott City, Steven R. Fulton of Garden City and Brandy Marie Wright of Dighton; eight brothers and sisters, Loyd Farr of Nickerson, Dale Farr of Grigston, Edith Blume of Goodland, CT Farr of Weskan, Kenneth Farr of Leoti, Leila Walker of Bentonville, Ark., Thelma Purvis of Sand Springs, Okla., Ruth Von Stein of Pueblo West, Colo.; 24 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Paul Farr; and one great-granddaughter.
Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 906 Crescent Ave., Scott City.
Inurnment will be in the Scott County Cemetery in Scott City.
Memorials can be given to the Robert E. Farr Sr. Memorial Fund in care of Price & Sons Funeral Homes. There will be no calling times.