Howard N. McFarr, age 80 of Speedwell, passed away at his home on Friday, May 26, 2023. He was born on August 26, 1942, to the late Robert McFarr and Annie Laura Jerningan.  Howard was a Veteran of the Navy and was also involved in the Mason of the Scottish Rite, Shriner’s, and Mended Hearts of Cookeville.

He is survived by his loving wife Barbara “Blanton” McFarr; brother Raymond McFarr; sisters Rose Barton and Rebecca St. Lauent; and a host of other relatives and friends.

No services are planned at this time.

The family has entrusted the care of Howard N. Mcfarr to Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where Families Matter Most.”

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