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Shirley L. Farley, 81, of Jasper, formerly of Alfordsville, passed away at 1:25 a.m. Wednesday at Good Samaritan-Northwood Retirement Community.
She was born Feb. 6, 1935, in Reeve Township, to the late Elmer and Hazel (Potts) Hoffman.
Shirley married Herbert Farley on Nov. 12, 1955, at Alfordsville United Methodist Church, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 27, 1992.
She taught Sunday school for 20 years. She was the spiritual growth officer and women's division officer for the Vincennes District of the United Methodist Church for eight years. She was a member of the Alfordsville United Methodist Church. She served on the board of Old Union Historical Church. She retired from Kimball Electronics as incoming inspector.
Shirley is preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Farley; son Terry Farley; parents Elmer and Hazel (Potts) Hoffman; and brother Randall Hoffman.
She is survived by grandchildren Kevin (Jayme) Farley of Evansville, Melissa (Daniel) Western of Evansville, Chad Farley of Jasper, Matthew Farley of Loogootee, Lydia and Emberly Farley.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Sunday at Alfordsville United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Old Union Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Saturday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee and Sunday from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the church.
Condolences may be made online at www.blakefuneralhomes.com.
Published on October 13, 2016
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