Alison Taylor Farmer
- June 12, 1993 - August 5, 2012
- Williamsburg, Virginia
of Alison's Passing
Heritage Humane Society
430 Waller Mill Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
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“Debbie, Bernie, and Kate,
We did not want to believe this devastating news! Our heartfelt prayers and thoughts and sympathies go out to you. Ally...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Joan & Lewis Edwards
“Dear Debbie, Bernie & Kate,
I can not begin to say how saddened we are and the sympathy we feel for your family.
Please know you are in our...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Susan O'Connor - Toano, VA
“Dear Farmer Family:
I was shocked and saddened by news of the tragic loss of your beautiful daughter.
I used to work with Bernie at James City...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Gary A. Pleskac - Richmond, VA
“Dear Debbie, Bernie, and Kate,
Our hearts are broken. We are praying for you all day, every day. Praying for strength, peace, and healing.
...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Jeannie Rushby - Williamsbrug, VA
“Debbie, Bernie & Kate,
My heart and prayers are with you while you are experiencing this tragic loss, she was a lovely, loving, beautiful young...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Peggy Burke - Destin, FL
“Dear Farmer Family,
My thoughts and prayers are with you. I am so sorry to hear of the tragic loss of your beautiful daughter. She will continue...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Karrie Propst - Lanexa, VA
“Our prayers are with you all at this time...Ally was a beautiful young lady. We were so lucky to have her in our lives. Her smile spoke to you. ...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Tom and Darlene Thomas - Toano, VA
“Dear Farmer family,
Please know how truly sorry and saddned I am for your tragic loss. My memories of Allison as a sixth grader were her award...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Marybeth michaels - Williamsburg, VA
Alison Taylor Farmer, 19, of Williamsburg, died unexpectedly on Sunday, Aug. 5., 2012.
Alison (Ally) is survived by her parents, Bernard and Deborah Farmer, and her beloved sister, Katherine (Kate) Farmer. She is also survived by her grandmother, Irene Leonard; her uncle, Michael Leonard; and cousin, Jessica Leonard, all of Nashua, NH; her aunt and uncle, Stephanie and Fred Goodman; cousins, Stephen and Michele Goodman, Melissa and Sam de Souza of Potomac, MD; and cousin, Mary Harding, of Cincinnati, OH.
Alison was a 2011 graduate of Lafayette High School, where she was a member of the National Honor Society and the varsity volleyball team.
She was often known to provide a birthday treat for a friend, tutor a special education student, provide leadership as a member of the Rambassadors, or excel in one of her many academic pursuits.
Alison was also a member of the Hampton Roads Juniors Volleyball Club and the Williamsburg Warriors Lacrosse Club. She was studying at Thomas Nelson Community College, where she was preparing for a career as a special education teacher, a passion of hers.
Alison's infectious smile and animated spirit made her the life of any occasion, though she was known to relish the spotlight herself. A viewing will be held Friday evening, Aug. 10 at 5:30 p.m.at St. Bede Catholic Church, 3686 Ironbound Rd, Williamsburg. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in her honor at 6:30 p.m. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Alison's honor may be made to the Heritage Humane Society.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.nelsencares.com.