James G Farmer , 74 of Erlanger Ky (formerly of Newport, Ky) passed away Tuesday February 18, 2020 at St. Elizabeth, Florence surrounded by his loving family. James was preceded in death by his Mother Mary Farmer and two brothers and one sister. James was a retired carpenter from Hosea Worldwide. James is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Linda Farmer and children James L. Farmer (Kristi) of Newport and daughter Susan Farmer of Taylor Mill. James was also a loving Grandfather of three granddaughters and two grandsons. James enjoyed his babysitting time with two great grand-daughters and three great-grandsons. Memorial donations suggested to The Kidney Foundation.