Mrs. Josie Mae Couch Farr, age 83, of Carrollton passed away peacefully Wednesday, November 29, 2017. She was born February 21, 1934, in Villa Rica, the daughter of the late Mr. William Alvin Couch and the late Mrs. Lou Ila Birdsong Couch. Mrs. Farr loved cooking and traveling. Mr. and Mrs. Farr owned and operated Farr’s Roller Rink for many years. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Lawrence Farr; brothers, Bruce Couch, Newt Couch, Hinkle Couch, Bryce Couch, and Elbert Couch.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Deborah and Dennis Yates of Carrollton; sons and daughter-in-law, Mike and Kay Farr of Carrollton, Ricky Farr of Carrollton; grandchildren, Erin and Clint Backstrom; Russ and Anna DuRant, Eva Yates, Ashley and Robby Hester, Katie and Tyler Shelton, TJ Farr; great-grandchildren, Bridget Adams, Haven Todd, Lily Farr, Addison Leigh DuRant, Sophia Pulliam, Colton Pulliam, Bella Farr, Sydney Shelton, Charlotte Shelton, Tyler Shelton, Jr. and Brady Hester; several nieces and nephews also survive.

The family will receive friends at Jones-Wynn Funeral Home Saturday, December 2, 2017, from 12 p.m. until 2 p.m. Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, December 2, 2017, at 3 p.m. from Carroll Memory Gardens with Rev. Gene Swanger officiating. Interment will follow at Carroll Memory Gardens.

Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.jones-wynn.com.

Jones-Wynn Funeral Home, Inc. and Cremation Services of Villa Rica.

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