Jo Ann Cofer


Jo Ann “Farmer” Cofer, 70, of Birchwood, went to be with our Lord on Friday, July 21, 2017.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Jewell Dunn; father, Edgar Trentham; and husband, Robert D. Farmer.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory four daughters: Sara Marshall, Loretta Milam, Karen Johnson and husband Pete Rogers, and Lisa Dillard and husband Randall; 11 grandchildren and their spouses; 17 great-grandchildren; three sisters: Mary McDonald, Edna Powell and Brenda Smith, all of Cleveland; along with many other extended family members and a host of special friends.

The family will receive friends today, from 5 until 8 p.m., in the Companion Funeral Home parlor located at 2419 Georgetown Road.

The service celebrating her life is planned for Monday, July 24, 2017, at 2 p.m. at the Eastview Chapel, located Eastview Circle in Georgetown with the Rev. Dewayne Murphy officiating.

The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service.

The interment will follow in the Johnston Cemetery with Robbie Dillard, Rodney Dillard, Joshua Kelly, Charles D. Hamby, Christopher Hamby, Matthew Hamby, Pete Rogers and James Adams serving as pallbearers.

You are encouraged to share a memory of her and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial web page and guestbook at


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