Phyllis Joy Farish, 71, of Lake Village died on December 14, 2016 at Delta Regional Medical Center in Greenville, Mississippi.
Mrs. Farish was born May 25, 1945 in New Orleans, Louisiana. She was the daughter of Hazel Phillips Keith and the late Josh Keith.
She married John Farish on December 12, 1968 in Leland, Mississippi and was an insurance agent with the Mississippi Insurance Company.
In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by a brother, Jerry Keith.
She is survived by her husband, John Farish of Lake Village; mother, Hazel (Phillips) Keith; sister, Patti Shaw (Kevin) of Lake Village; two brothers-in-law, Jack Farish (Rita) of Lexington, SC, and Buster Farish (Brenda) of Moorehead, Mississippi; three sisters-in-law, Josephine Weaver (Kermit) of Waynesboro, Georgia, Florine Johnson of Brandon, Mississippi, and Marie Thomas of Monroe, Louisiana; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be Sunday, December 18 from 1:00-2:00pm at Lakeside United Methodist Church, in Lake Village with funeral services following at 2:00 pm with Bro. Allen Scarbourgh officiating. Burial will follow in Holy Innocents Cemetery in Lake Village on Stuart Island. Arrangements are by Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village, Arkansas.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital