Marvin Eugene Farwell

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Marvin Eugene Farwell, 65, of Eagle Rock, passed away Tuesday, March 9, 2021, in Springfield, after a long illness.

He was born on Oct. 14, 1955, in Monett, the son of Walter and Martha Farwell. On Dec. 6, 1980, he was united in marriage to Jewel Ann Farwell (Snyder); She survives.

Additional survivors include: his son, Brad Farwell and his wife Courtney of Monett; two brothers, Stona Farwell and his wife Gaylene of Cassville, and Marshall Farwell and his wife Cherryl of Eagle Rock.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister.

Marvin received his early education at Eagle Rock. He was a graduate of Cassville High School Class of 1974.

He retired from The Missouri Department of Conservation after working for 33 years at Roaring River State Park. He was a board member serving on the Northwest Arkansas Striper Association. He was a founding member and volunteer of the Eagle Rock Fire Department. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Cassville.

There will be no funeral or graveside services in lieu of COVID. Burial will be at Roach Cemetery in Eagle Rock.