Apostle Johnny Farris

Apostle Farris

Johnny James Farris was born on November 16, 1944 in Vicksburg, MS to the late Simon Bell and the late Ruby Farris. He was raised and educated in the Vicksburg school system and graduated from Temple High School in the early 1960’s.

Johnny Farris was a loving husband, father and pastor. He was the Apostle and founder of Greater Life Baptist Church for 28 years. His love for the people was his greatest attribute and he will be greatly missed.

On Monday, June 23, 2014, Apostle John Farris was called home to be with the Lord. He leaves behind to carry on his legac, his loving wife of 46 years, First Lady Prophetess Joyce Farris. Children, Antonio Farris and Lady Recha Ephraim Farris and her husband Apostle Frederick K Ephraim. Grandchildren: Jonshea Daniel Farris, Shaqunda Alexandria Coleman Farris, and Shemuel Fre-Jon Farris Ephraim.

The wake and funeral service will take place on Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at Anointed Fire Deliverance Tabernacle located at 777 Washington Street in Dorchester, MA. The Wake is at 9 am and the Funeral starts at 10am.

Interment will take place at Knollwood Cemetery located at 319 High Street in Canton, MA’

Repast will take place at 17 Hale Street, Hyde Park immediately following interment.