David Mark Farris

David Mark Farris, 63, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He was a native of Dearborn, Michigan, and drove for 30 years for DART where he won several awards for safe driving and the 3 million mile award and he never had an accident in 45 years of driving. He was a kind and generous man who would give the shirt off his back to a stranger and was loved by many. He loved birds and his dogs. He was preceded in death by his father, Rev. Samuel Edward Farris; and sister, Bonnie Mills. He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Tracey Jean Farris; five children, Heather (Richard) Yates of Upton, Shawn (Darvin) Ellis of Elizabethtown, Steven (Jaclyn) Bowling of Cecilia, Cammie Wright (Daniel) Burrell of Hodgenville, and Jeff Miles of Sonora; two brothers, Gary Farris of Illinois and Kevin Farris of Elizabethtown; mother, Ann Farris of Elizabethtown; two sisters, Sandy Davis of Radcliff and Karen O'Connell of Elizabethtown; 20 grandchildren, Olivia, Bryson, Robert, Shelbie (Eli), Jon, Jeana (Aaron), Angel, Savannah, Steven Jr., Joseph, Emmaleigh, Haley, Faith, Wyatt, Michael, Gunner, River, Fisher, Scout, and Hunter; 11 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. The funeral is at 5 p.m. Saturday at Brown Funeral Home with June Tysick officiating. Visitation is from 12-5 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be expressed online at www.brownfuneral.com.


Saturday, August 3, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Saturday, August 3, 2019 starting at 5:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

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