Obituary: Jill McFarland

April 3, 1934 – June 18, 2020

Jill McFarland, 86, of Bedford, passed away on Thursday, June 18, 2020, at his residence.

Born April 3, 1934, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Oliver and Elsie (Kinder) McFarland. Jill worked at the Stone Mill for many years as well as a security guard. He attended Williams Church of Christ. Jill loved the outdoors especially hunting, fishing, and trapping.

Survivors include his brother, Bill McFarland, and sister, Glenda Jarvis as well as his nieces, nephews, and his friends from Denny’s.

He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers, Kenneth, Robert, Sam, and his twin brother, Wilbert “Jack” and two sisters, Edna Young and Barb Newman.

Cremation was chosen with a celebration of life at a later date.

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Arrangements are being entrusted by Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes.