SOPHIA-Clata Virginia Farlow Hardin, 84, resident of Sophia, passed February 15th, 2012 at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Sophia Baptist Church with Rev. Bill V. Barnes officiating. Entombment will follow at Randolph Memorial Park Mausoleum. Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday at the Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale. Born November 17th, 1927 in Randolph County, a daughter to the late Lawrence and Blanche Hill Farlow. Her husband, Grady Hardin, preceded her in death on October 10th, 2003. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded by a brother, Raeford Farlow and a sister, Clarice McDowell. Surviving is a son, Darrell L. Hardin of Sophia; two daughters, Phyllis Hardin of Asheboro and Karen Hardin Snyder and husband Rusty of Asheboro; four sisters, Virgie Coltrane of Sophia, Pauline Allred of Asheboro, Wilma Cook of Asheboro and Earline Taylor of Sophia; and a grandson, Cory Reece Snyder of Asheboro.
No direct line to Briles Surname. Several Farlow cousins married into Briles Surname.