Elder Darrin Eugene Farr, Sr. transitioned from labor to eternal glory on August 4, 2020. He was born on October 19, 1975 to James and Elizabeth Anne Farr in Danville, IL.
Elder Farr was very educated. He attended Danville High School where he graduated from in 1993.
Throughout his life he held many occupations, but he was gainfully employed with the Leek and Sons Funeral Home, the Danville YMCA, and was the music teacher at Trinity Lutheran School. Elder Darrin Farr held the position as Music Director at Apostolic Cathedral. He was also a musician at New Life Church of Faith.
He was known to be a phenomenal musician to all!! For this reason alone he gained many students to teach.
Elder. Farr was known to bring light, and life to every room he entered with his infectious smile and bubbly personality. He had a heart for people. He was a giver, a counselor, caring, and kind.
He had a deep love for his family, but his greatest love was Jesus. He loved to preach the word of God and he lived the life that he preached about.
He leaves to cherish his memory his beloved wife Alisa, his children Shaybrionna Eaton, Darrin Farr, Jr., Michael Simmons, Arian Farr, Asia Farr, and Alexa Farr. His grandchildren Rakiyah Eaton, Kehlani Simmons, Ace Farr, and Khalil Simmons. His parents Bishop James and Elizabeth Anne Farr. His siblings James Farr, Jr., Marlin Farr, Adrian Farr, Ashia Farr, and Stephen Farr, and a host of other relatives. He was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents.
A public viewing will commence from 3-7PM Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at Leek & Sons Funeral Home-Urbana. A memorial tribute will begin at 5:30PM.
A public viewing will commence from 3-7PM Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at St. Synagogue COGIC, 2605 E. Main Street, Danville. A memorial tribute will begin at 5:30PM.
A Celebration of Life will commence at 12PM Thursday, August 13, 2020 at St. Synagogue COGIC. Visitation will begin at 11AM until the start of the service. Officiating Elder James Farr, Jr. Interment Springhill Cemetery. Leek & Sons Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
DUE to COVID 19 regulations ALL family members and friends who plan to attend VIEWING are REQUIRED to practice extreme precaution by wearing protective mask and practicing social distancing. Please be considerate of others, as only 50 people will be allowed inside during the Visitation and Service.
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