Danny C. Farmer, 76, Old Hickory, died June 3.
Farmer was a member of Hermitage Hills Baptist Church. He was a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army, serving in Vietnam, and received The Bronze Star Medal and The Meritorious Service Medal. Mr. Farmer was a member of the Military Officers Association of America and a member of the Vietnam Veterans Helicopter Pilots Association. Mr. Farmer served as the City Manager of Mt. Juliet for 18 years and was a former president of the Tennessee City Managers Association. He was a member of the Mt. Juliet Breakfast Rotary Club, the Wilson County Grand Squares Square Dance Club and was an avid golfer. Mr. Farmer was the son of the late, Hugh Wilson and Lennie Geraldine Thomas Farmer. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Carlotta Hoffman.
He is survived by: wife of 58 years, Joan Farmer; children, Danny Alan Farmer, Carol (Tony) Alicie and Susan Beth Farmer; grandchildren, Patrick and Bethany Alicie.
Funeral services were Friday, June 6, at Bond Memorial Chapel with Rev. Chuck Groover officiating. Interment with full military honors followed at Woodlawn Memorial Park. Honorary pallbearers will be 1983-2000 City of Mt. Juliet Employees.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association, 4825 Trousdale Dr., Ste. 220, Nashville, TN 37220.
Visitation was Thursday and prior to service time Friday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.