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Farrish M. Purce Sr., 90, of King George County, formerly of Colonial Beach, passed away Monday, July 1, 2013, at his home.
He is survived by children Dorothy Ball of Richmond, Hazel Harris of King George, Farrish Purce Jr. of Oxon Hill, MD, Michael Purce of Temple Hills, MD, Mary Jo White of King George, Pamela Henry of Fort Washington, MD, Tywanda Tyler of Richmond, and Chiquita Smallwood of Waldorf; 23 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; brother Merrill Purce of Colonial Beach; and sister Selena Johnson of Clinton, MD.
There was a viewing Friday, July 5, at Cedell Brooks Funeral Home in Port Royal, and at the church two hours prior to the service. The service was at noon Saturday, July 6, at Little Zion Baptist Church in Oak Grove, with the Rev. Earl Howerton Jr., pastor, officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Online guest book is available at www.brooksfuneralhome.com.