Shirley L. Farley,


Shirley L. Farley, 81, of Jasper, formerly of Alfordsville, passed away at 1:25 a.m. Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at Good Samaritan-Northwood Retirement Community.

She was born February 6, 1935 in Reeve Township to the late Elmer and Hazel (Potts) Hoffman.

Shirley married Herbert Farley November 12, 1955 at Alfordsville United Methodist Church and he preceded her in death on September 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 8 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 was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Farley; son, Terry Farley; parents, Elmer and Hazel (Potts) Hoffman; 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.

Funeralservices will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Sunday, October 16, 2016 at Alfordsville United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Old Union Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee and Sunday, October 16, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church.

Condolences may be made online at