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Michael Kerry Farris
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Michael Kerry Farris

Michael Kerry Farris, 62, Platte City, Missouri, passed away Thursday, April 26, 2018.
He was born April 13, 1956 in St. Joseph, Missouri to Kenna and Patricia (LaBouff) Farris.
Michael married the love of his life, Brenda Diane Holmes, October 8, 1977. She survives of the home.
Michael graduated from Missouri Western and held many professional licenses to include CPA, CVA, CBA and PFS. He owned financial planning and securities firm, BMF Investments and also started three Subway restaurants. Michael was an MIAA Football Official for 12 years for the NCAA Division and later became a MSHSAA football observer.
He was a member of Rotary in Smithville and Platte City.
Michael enjoyed the Green Bay Packers and loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. The best thing to ever happen to him was to accept Christ as his Lord and Savior.
Michael was preceded in death by his parents; step-father, Caroll “Doc” Vulgamott, and brother, Jim Vulgamott.
Additional survivors include son, Brock Farris (Allie); daughter, Ashley Horn (Scorpio); grandchildren, Jayden and Mia Horn; sisters, Margee Garrett (Pat), Judy Landrum (Gregg) and Carla Cooper (Bob); brother, Scott Farris (Sindi); numerous nieces and nephews.
Farewell Services will be 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, at The Rock of KC Church. Interment Savannah Cemetery. The family will gather with friends 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. Monday, at The Rock of KC Church. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations to The Carcinoid Cancer Foundation. Online guest book and obituary at

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Savannah City Cemetery

402 Court St.
Savannah, MO


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