Sis. Ophelia Farley, 83, was born August 29, 1929 in Hamilton, GA to the late Will and Ophelia Johnson. Sis. Farley, passed away peacefully after a long illness on Tuesday, September, 11, 2012 at Magnolia Manor in Columbus, GA. She accepted Christ and joined Friendship Baptist Church at an early age. Sis. Farley was a long & faithful member of the Starlight Club and served as secretary for many years.
Sis. Farley was united in Holy Matrimony on May 14, 1950 to the late Ransom Farley Sr.; to this blessed union 10 children were born.
Besides her parents & husband, she is preceded in death by one son, two daughters, one grandson Terrance Farley; five sisters Marie Payne, Katie Livingston, Illyne Hudson, Willie Mae Weaver & Maude Polk; four brothers James Johnson, Aaron Johnson, Will Johnson, and Hudie Johnson.
She is survived by three daughters Mary Thompson & Betty Hixson both of Hamilton, GA, and Linda (Clifford) Burton of Columbus, GA; four sons Joe Farley of Greenville MS, Ransom Farley of Hamilton, GA, Eddie Farley of Charlotte, NC and Michael (Kennitha) Farley of Columbus, GA; nine grandchildren Candis Burton, Clifford Burton Jr., Brandon Hixson, Christopher Farley, Jamario Farley, Amber Walker, Khamaria Farley, Eddie James Farley and Mic-Kayla McEinhimer; three great grandchildren Jakayla Farley, Tania Robinson and Micah Farley; one brother-in-law Walter (Malue) Farley of Hamilton, GA, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends who will miss her dearly.