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James D. ‘Jim’ Oliver (11-02-2017)
Funeral services for James D. “Jim” Oliver, Sr.
were held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 29, 2017
at First Baptist Church in Farmerville with Bro.
Kurt Auger and Bro. Glyn Nale officiating. Burial
followed in Mt. Tabor Cemetery under the direction
of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville.
Jim went to his heavenly home on Saturday, October
28, 2017. He was a heavy equipment operator
in the construction business and a member of the
Farmerville Fire Department for 27 years.
Jim was preceded in death by: His grandparents,
Chester and Lorena Oliver; his parents, Egbert
Oliver and Effie Schaffer; and daughter, Andree’
Jim is survived by: His wife of 45 years, Nell
Barron Oliver; son James D. Oliver Jr. and wife
Mandy; son Justin Oliver; sister Sandra Nale and
husband Glyn; and five grandchildren – Katelynn
Oliver, Kane Oliver, Kaleb Oliver, Brittany Harrell
and Natalie Harrell..
Pallbearers were John Johnson Jr., Ken Green,
Nicholas Green, Joseph Odom, Todd Conley, Jimmy
Rosson, Daniel Whiddon, Nick Bearden and Jon
Bearden. Honorary pallbearers were Kane Oliver,
Kaleb Oliver, Keith Kenley, Franklin Beaird, and
Visitation was held at the church prior to the
Online memorials may be left at farrarfuneralhomeonline.