Posted: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 7:02 am
The Messenger, May 30, 2011
Emma Lorene (Russell) Farley, 87, of Union City died May 29, 2011, at the Obion County Nursing Home.
Services will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with the Rev. Wayne McLean officiating. Burial will folow in Mount Ararat Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from noon until the hour of services Tuesday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Larry Farley, Trent Cary, Kenneth Cary, Mike Cary, Paul Thompson and Bobby Morton.
She was born Sept. 3, 1923, in Tennessee, daughter of the late James Henry and Ola Mae (Little) Russell. She married Henry Farley on Nov. 12, 1938, and he died Aug. 19, 2007.
She was a member of the First Church of God.
Survivors include a daughter, Margaret Clark of Union City; a son and daughter-in-law, Ben and Linda Farley of Troy; and a grandson, Anthony Farley of Troy.
She was preceded in death by a brother, James Earnest Russell; a sister, Mildred Hogland; and a son-in-law, Larry Clark.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.