Services Set for Memphis Lawyer, TBA Senior Counselor

Memphis lawyer Robert M. Fargarson, a TBA senior counselor and founding member of the YLD Fellows, died this week. A 1957 graduate of the Cumberland School of Law, Fargarson practiced law with Fargarson & Brooke, served for 25 years as the assistant city attorney in Memphis and served for a time as a state senator. He also was a fellow of the Tennessee Trial Lawyers. Visitation will be Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. at Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, 2095 Appling Rd. The funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. and burial will be at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday. The burial will take place at the Trinity United Methodist Church cemetery in Nutbush. The Commercial Appeal has more on Fargarson’s life.