Lucille Kathleen Farrell

Published 10:02 pm Monday, October 17, 2016

Lucille Kathleen Farrell, 86, of Suffolk, passed away Oct. 14, 2016. She was born in Nansemond County to the late Laura Green and William Farrell. She is also predeceased by her husband, Marvin Gussie Cowing; son, Marvin Gilbert “Gil” Cowing; grandson Christopher Cowing; sisters, Ruth Bradley, Edna Carriveau and Marie Acey; and brother, Buddy Farrell. Lucille retired after many years as a nurse at Obici Hospital in Suffolk. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, where she was a member of the Relief Society.

Lucille is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Theresa Cowing Williams, Lynne Cowing Jakobowski and husband, Mark; and Dawn E. Crocker and husband, Lloyd Crocker Jr.; grandchildren, Michael Trent Savage, Allen Kenley Savage, Alexandra K. Jakobowski and Hannah Nicole Crocker; sister and brother-in-law, Margaret Crawford and husband, Dave, of Roy, Utah; and numerous nieces and nephews, that she loved and adored.

A funeral service will be held Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, at 2 p.m. at Parr Funeral Home and Crematory, 3515 Robs Drive, Suffolk, VA 23434 with Bennett’s Creek Bishopric Second Counselor Mike Christensen officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday evening from 7 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Condolences may be registered online at

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