John, who was known to his friends and family as “Ches”, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on March 21, 2014 after a long illness. He was 56 years old at the time of his death.
John was born to Dorothy Jean Farrow and Ralph Harlow Farrow on June 22, 1957 in Corpus Christi, Texas.
He is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Helen Jene Farrow of Victoria, Texas and 4 children; Sheila Farrow Goings of Woodsboro, Michael John Farrow of Refugio, Crystal Charisse Farrow of Refugio and Brandi Michelle Farrow of Victoria.
He is also survived by his brother Willard “Bill” Beck and his sister Martha Becker as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and his best friend and pet Baxter.
John was also an adoring grandfather to 7 grandchildren, Austin Blaize Moses, Logan Michael Moses, Haylee Rachell Birkey, Jordan Shayna Birkey, Landen Jentry Cardona, Harley Marie Farrow and Addison Faith Farrow.
John was preceded in death by his parents.
A private memorial will be held in his honor at the home of his daughter, Sheila Goings.