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  1. My sincere condolences to Mrs. Bessie, Rhonda and Family.

    James was a kind, loving and concerned gentle soul. He cared deeply about his Family and always had a smile on his face.

    I pray God’s peace upon you all.

    Love,
    Mrs. Doris
    Coquetta
    Michelle
    Damian

  2. My condolences and prayers is with the family that God will give the family strength doing the lost of their love one

  3. Mr. Farrow was always doing his best to help us keep the roads open and making us laugh. Going to miss him honking and waving going up and down the highways of Dare County. God bless.

  4. Too the family ! Jamie was a good friend that I loved dearly ! So many memories and laughs we shared!!! Rest In Peace my friend until we meet again ! I know Tay was glad too see that big brother that she loved so dearly !!💙😇

  5. My Sincere And heartfelt Sympathy To the mother, And family of James Vernon Farrow A family that i Love and feel that I am A part of because we share in the same family.my heart is heavy but God is in control and he holds the Keys and to be Absent from the body is to be present with the Lord and One day when our earthly journey is over if we Love and do what is pleasing to God.in this world we will see our Love ones Again Wrap in the Arms Of Our Lord And Savior Jesus Christ.

  6. Rest in peace Dad.
    Sympathies to all of my family and everyone who knew him.
    Sending love from us here in England
    Ashley, Harvey, Hadley and Oscar ♥️

  7. Sending love and prayers to Jamie’s family.May The Good Lord wrap His Living arms around ” Miss Bessie”My heartfelt condolences to his entire family.Sisters, children,Aunts, Uncle, everyone! Love you, Quinton(Biddy).God Bless you all. Fly high, Jamie!!

  8. I know we are not family by blood but you are a family were I feel I belong. I am so sorry and sad we have lost James a man I never stopped loving. My heart hurts for you all, always in my thoughts. RIP James.

  9. James was a coworker and a friend while I worked with the NCDOT in Dare County. He and I would share life stories good and bad but at the end of the day it was always good to see a smile on his face. James you will greatly missed and to the family my sincere condolences

  10. Mrs.Bessie, and family, caring thoughts to each of you. May Lord bring comfort to all .Precious memories bring joy as you share now and days ahead.

  11. I am broken hearted, went to mhs with him, great memories, rest in peace my friend, hugs and prayers to you and your family and friends. The PREISER GIRLS, Jody, Donna and sister Barbara.

  12. Praying that God will comfort the Farrow family hearts, uplift their spirit and carry them through this time of sadness. ❤️

  13. Mama Bessie Mae & Family My Heart Has Been Sooo Sad Since Hearing The News Of Jamie’s Passing. My Deepest Condolences & Prayers To U All! I Just Can’t Believe My Jamie Is Gone! I Won’t B Albe To Attend His Service Today But Know My Heart Is Their With U All And My 1st Love! May The Lord Bring U All Comfort And Strength To Get Through This Day And The Many Days Ahead!! ❤ Yall Fam!!

  14. Psalm 73:26
    My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

    Necy, Ivan, Mia, and Cam, you are in my prayers. May you find comfort in each other as you grieve. Peace and love.

  15. Miss. Bessie, Eugene, Necy, Rhonda, all of Jamie’s children, grandchildren and all the family. We are thinking of you and keeping you in our prayers. We are so sorry for your loss.

  16. Bessie and Family, I want to tell you that the friendship Jamie and shared was unique. He was a warm and kind young man that I will never forget. You and your family will forever be in my heart and prayers.

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James Vernon Farrow

October 16, 2022

Manteo- James Vernon “Jamie” Farrow born December 20, 1961 in Manteo, NC to the late Joseph “Vernie” Farrow and Bessie Mae Austin Farrow, departed this life October 16, 2022 in Nags Head, NC. James was also predeceased by his grandparents, Clarence and Lillian Austin and his sister, Tanaya “Tay” Farrow with who he shared a special bond.

James was a 1981 graduate of Manteo High school. While there he played the saxophone in the marching band and was a member of the football team.  Immediately following high school on July 17, 1981, James enlisted in the United States Air Force (USAF). He served in the USAF as an Information Management Technician until his honorable discharge December 31, 1992.

After his military career, James was employed with Southern Ice and later began another career with the State of North Carolina Department of Transportation. James enjoyed life and loved to laugh. His energy was the life of every party and family gathering.

He leaves to cherish his memory, his mother, Bessie Mae Farrow of Manteo, NC; his four children, Tyrone Allison (Haylee) of Norwich, England, Ashley Farrow of Lowestoft, England, Quentin Perryman of Manteo, NC and Jamie Storm Farrow of Wilson, NC; three grandchildren, Oscar, Harvey, and Hadley all of Lowestoft, England; two sisters, Rhonda Carver (Calvin) and Necy Morris (Ivan) all of Manteo; one uncle, Eugene “Buddy” Austin, also of Manteo; three aunts, Charleen Mathews (Lawrence) of Capron, VA; Sally Simmons (Eddie), and Ethel Bowser; and one great-aunt Pensecola McClease all of Manteo. In addition, he leaves six nieces, Jaquanda Farrow, Jacindo Farrow, Sekeya Carver, Tyaunah Farrow, Jakayla Farrow, and Mia Morris all of Manteo; two great-nieces, Micera Billups, and Liryc Rawls; a great-nephew, Cameron Morris, and a host of cousins and friends.

Family and friends may view Sunday October 23, 2022 from 5 pm to 7 pm at Gallop Memorial Chapel of Nags Head. The graveside funeral with military honors will be held at historic Haven Creek Cemetery in Manteo Monday October 24, 2022 at 11 am. Reverend T.J. Etheridge will officiate. Share sympathies with the family and check for details at https://gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Services Inc. was entrusted with arrangements.

Condolences

Coquetta Laverna C Brooks

My sincere condolences to Mrs. Bessie, Rhonda and Family. James was a kind, loving and concerned gentle soul. He cared deeply about his Family and always had a smile on his face. I pray God's peace upon you all. Love, Mrs. Doris Coquetta Michelle Damian

Patricia Shannon

Sending prayers and condolences to the family.

Roy SELBY

My condolences and prayers is with the family that God will give the family strength doing the lost of their love one

NCSHP A1 Troopers

Mr. Farrow was always doing his best to help us keep the roads open and making us laugh. Going to miss him honking and waving going up and down the highways of Dare County. God bless.

Joann Selby

Too the family ! Jamie was a good friend that I loved dearly ! So many memories and laughs we shared!!! Rest In Peace my friend until we meet again ! I know Tay was glad too see that big brother that she loved so dearly !!💙😇

Lula L.Tillett

My Sincere And heartfelt Sympathy To the mother, And family of James Vernon Farrow A family that i Love and feel that I am A part of because we share in the same family.my heart is heavy but God is in control and he holds the Keys and to be Absent from the body is to be present with the Lord and One day when our earthly journey is over if we Love and do what is pleasing to God.in this world we will see our Love ones Again Wrap in the Arms Of Our Lord And Savior Jesus Christ.

Beulah Charity Ashby

Sending Love and Prayers to the Farrow family.

Ashley Farrow

Rest in peace Dad. Sympathies to all of my family and everyone who knew him. Sending love from us here in England Ashley, Harvey, Hadley and Oscar ♥️

Nina J Spencer

Sending love and prayers to Jamie's family.May The Good Lord wrap His Living arms around " Miss Bessie"My heartfelt condolences to his entire family.Sisters, children,Aunts, Uncle, everyone! Love you, Quinton(Biddy).God Bless you all. Fly high, Jamie!!

Merry Ann Hooper Liverman

I so sorry for your loss. I love you Bessie Mae and Rhonda.

Norma

I know we are not family by blood but you are a family were I feel I belong. I am so sorry and sad we have lost James a man I never stopped loving. My heart hurts for you all, always in my thoughts. RIP James.

Michael Proctor

James was a coworker and a friend while I worked with the NCDOT in Dare County. He and I would share life stories good and bad but at the end of the day it was always good to see a smile on his face. James you will greatly missed and to the family my sincere condolences

Karen L Walker

Mrs.Bessie, and family, caring thoughts to each of you. May Lord bring comfort to all .Precious memories bring joy as you share now and days ahead.

Jody Preiser

I am broken hearted, went to mhs with him, great memories, rest in peace my friend, hugs and prayers to you and your family and friends. The PREISER GIRLS, Jody, Donna and sister Barbara.

Rollins Davis Tillett. Jr.

Rhonda, and family, thinking of you, and sorry for the loss of your brother, uncle.

Sarah Banks

Praying that God will comfort the Farrow family hearts, uplift their spirit and carry them through this time of sadness. ❤️

Maxcine Brown

Mama Bessie Mae & Family My Heart Has Been Sooo Sad Since Hearing The News Of Jamie's Passing. My Deepest Condolences & Prayers To U All! I Just Can't Believe My Jamie Is Gone! I Won't B Albe To Attend His Service Today But Know My Heart Is Their With U All And My 1st Love! May The Lord Bring U All Comfort And Strength To Get Through This Day And The Many Days Ahead!! ❤ Yall Fam!!

Lisa Mathews

Psalm 73:26 My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. Necy, Ivan, Mia, and Cam, you are in my prayers. May you find comfort in each other as you grieve. Peace and love.

Charlie and Verna Clark

Miss. Bessie, Eugene, Necy, Rhonda, all of Jamie’s children, grandchildren and all the family. We are thinking of you and keeping you in our prayers. We are so sorry for your loss.

Sharon Golden

Bessie and Family, I want to tell you that the friendship Jamie and shared was unique. He was a warm and kind young man that I will never forget. You and your family will forever be in my heart and prayers.