WEST POINT— Bonnie Williams Farley, 61, passed away, Thursday, August 4,
2011 at the North Mississippi Medical Center, in Tupelo. Bonnie Faye Williams Farley was born September 2, 1949 in Starkville, to the late Sarah Elizabeth Arick and Tom Lee Williams. Mrs. Farley was a retired School Teacher; she had
taught Special Education at Montpelier, Alcorn Central, Starkville, and at Wheeler for 31 years total service and was a member of Marvin Hill United Methodist Church. She loved her grandsons; “her pride and joy” in life. Bonnie Williams Farley was married William W. "Jimmy" Farley, Jr. in Vernon, Ala.
Funeral services will be Saturday, August 6, 2011, at 3 p.m. from the Marvin Hill United Methodist Church with the Reverend Raleigh Richter officiating, assisted by Reverend John Foles. The body will lie at the church Saturday from 2 p.m. until service time. Burial will follow in Marvin Hill Cemetery near Maben, in the Cumberland Community. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include her husband, William W. "Jimmy" Farley of Maben; two daughters, Chelle Stephenson (Brad) of Rienzi, and Janeen Richards (Jeff) of Lexington, S.C.; two grandchildren; Peyton and Ty; one sister, Pauline "Polly" Williams; and one brother, Neal Williams (Margie) all of Cedar Bluff.
Sisters, Bessie Davis, Lou Simpson, and Carolyn Jackson also preceded her in death.
Pallbearers will be Don Hodnett, Derrick Simpson, Jeff Williams, Christopher Gordon, Farley Fondren, and Mark Davis.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Mark Hodnett, Tommy Williams, Jackie Cooper, J. C. Sisk, Dr. Andrew Kellum, The Nursing Staff on the 3rd Floor NMMC-Tupelo, The Staff at the Cancer Center-Tupelo.
Memorials may be made to Marvin Hill Cemetery Care Fund, c/o David Farley, P.O. Box 338, Maben, MS 39750.
Visitation will be Friday, 5-8 p.m at Calvert Funeral Home.
Friends may leave a memory message at http://www.calvertfuneralhome.com