Albert Farrar Jr., 48

Albert Lafayette “Snake” Farrar Jr., 48, of Oxford, passed away on Sunday, Jan.13, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi.
He was born in Macon on Nov. 28, 1964, to Albert Lafayette Farrar Sr. and Virginia Joyce Latch. He was an owner operator with Swift Transportation in New Albany. He attended The Word of Life Church in Oakland. He was a private in the U.S. Army. He was an avid car enthusiast with a special interest in old and antique cars.
Services were at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 18, at Waller Funeral Home with the Rev. Tim Latch and the Rev. Michael Haas officiating. Burial was at Goshen Cemetery in Coffeeville.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia Crocker Farrar of Oxford; a daughter, Kristina Farrar of Tupelo; a son, Derek Farrar (Jordan) of Baldwyn; a stepdaughter, Andrea Fitts of Oxford; two stepsons, Bradley Fitts and Carey Fitts, both of Oxford; two brothers, Barney Farrar and William Farrar (Jennifer); six grandchildren, Aydan, Brylee, Eli and Aynslee Farrar, Brayleigh Goodwin and Damion Aldrich; three nephews, Clint Farrar, and Chaise and Jackson Farrar; and one niece, Carrie Farrar.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1905; or a charity of the donor’s choice.