Grant E. Faris, 77, of New Vienna, Ohio died 10:30 PM, Thursday, September 27, 2012 at Carriage Court Assisted Living, Washington Court House, Ohio. His wife, Judy Lytle Faris, survives. They were married July 16, 1955. Mr. Faris was born December 6, 1934 in Clinton County, Ohio, son of the late Russell E. and Faye Cadwallader Faris. He was a graduate of New Vienna High School.
Mr. Faris owned and operated Faris Implement Company in New Vienna for many years. He retired in 2006. He was a member of the New Vienna Church of Christ.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Faris is survived by a son, Ben G. (Athena) Faris of New Vienna, Ohio; a daughter, Dara L. Faris of Ann Arbor, Michigan; a brother, James E. (Ruth Ann) Faris of Wilmington, Ohio; three grandchildren, James M. (Kim) Smith, Samantha Lynn Faris, and Ann Marie Faris; and two great grandchildren, Ashley Boyer and Courtney Boyer.
A graveside service will be held in New Vienna Cemetery at the convenience of the family with Sidney Clay officiating.
The family would like to thank Dr. Reno in Washington Court House, Ohio, Carriage Court Assisted Living, and Hospice of Fayette County for all of the exceptional care that Mr. Faris received.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Clinton-Highland Joint Fire District Association, P.O. Box 25, New Vienna, Ohio 45159 or to Hospice of Fayette County, P.O. Box 849, Washington Court House, Ohio 43160.