ROCKPORT — Dennis Ray Farris, 69, of Rockport, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2022, at his home. He was born on Feb. 1, 1953, in Hartford to the late Roscoe and Shirley Farris. Dennis was a retired automobile mechanic and he also retired from Laborers Local 1392.
Aside from his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Dennis Ray Farris Jr., and four brothers.
He leaves behind to cherish many memories his wife of 50 years, Deborah Burch Farris, of Rockport; his daughter, Susan Denise Baggarly, of Centertown; one brother, Jerry (Elaine) Farris, of Beaver Dam; and one sister, Sheila Farris, of Echols. Dennis was blessed with three grandchildren, Brandon Boone, Kara Baggarly and Tiffany Skinner, all of Centertown; and five great-grandsons, Travis Boone, Gabriel Wilkerson, Eli Wilkerson, Kamdon Boone and Kye Boone, all of Centertown.
A private burial will be held at McGrady Creek Cemetery in Grayson County. William L. Danks Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Online messages of condolence may be left for the family of Dennis Ray Farris by visiting his memorial tribute at www.danksfuneralhome.com.