Services for Mr. Hamilton Ray Farve were held Saturday, March 1, 2014, at 2 p.m. from Pearl River Baptist Church.

The Rev. Harold Coburn officiated. Burial followed in the Frazier Cemetery with John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Hamilton Ray Farve, 67, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian.

He was a U.S. Army Veteran, a member of Lighthouse Baptist Church and the N.R.A.

Mr. Farve was preceded in death by his parents, Phillip Farve and Katie M. Stephens Farve; wife, Linda Farve; sisters, Winona Farve Williams and Idalene Solomon; brother, Claude Earl Johnson; and one grandson.

Survivors include daughter, Sherlyn Farve; sons, Kevin Farve and Melford Smith; sisters, Laura Solomon, Regina Shoemake, Agnes King, Gwen Johnson and Linda Chickaway; brother, Gary Johnson; 7 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.

Pallbearers are Jeremy Stafford, Leon Williams, Harlan Bell, Eric Nickey, Deric Morris, Jeremy Vaughn, Gordon Willis and Fred Dixon.