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Robert Eugene Farmer

June 7, 1999 — June 21, 2020

Robert Eugene Farmer was born on June 7, 1999. He departed this earthly life on June 21, 2020. Robert was known as a kind, fun-loving, very humble spirited, well mannered, a young man who was so full of life. He was well known for his warm smile and wonderful sense of humor. He shared a love for music and sports cars. He was a huge Pittsburgh Steelers fan. He also enjoyed playing video games, watching Netflix, and spending time with friends and family, as well as his two special friends, Chantell and Amariana. Robert attended Benson Elementary and Middle Schools and graduated from South Johnston High School in June of 2017. He was employed thru Mitchell Temp Services at House Autry Mills in Four Oaks, NC.
Robert leaves to cherish his precious memories: his mother, Wanda Ryals Mitchell (James); six brothers, one sister; his "Dad" of the home, Billy E. Farmer, as well as both grandmothers, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and a host of family and friends.

All attendees are required to wear a mask to enter the building and are asked to participate in social distancing.
Friday, June 26
2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Sanders Funeral Home Chapel
806 E Market St
Smithfield, NC 27577
(919) 934-8416

Attendees are asked to wear a mask and participate in social distancing.
Graveside Service:
Saturday, June 27
2:00 PM
Benson City Cemetery
Benson, NC 27504
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Service Schedule

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Friday, June 26, 2020

2:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Sanders Funeral Home Chapel

806 E Market St, Smithfield, NC 27577

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Graveside Service

Saturday, June 27, 2020

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Benson City Cemetery


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