Gerald L. Farley


Gerald L. Farley, 75 of Collinsville, passed away Wednesday, May 29, 2019.

Funeral services were held Saturday, June 1, 2019, at the Perry Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jerry Patton, Rev. Donald Cotton and Rev. Allen Atkins officiating. Burial followed in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery #2. The family received friends from 5 until 8 p.m. Friday, May 31, 2019.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, the Albertville City School System or the Bayshore Christion Foundation.

Survivors include his wife, Billie Kay Simpson Farley; daughters, Shanna (Darrin) Battles of Albertville and Jennifer (Chris) Harris of Daphne; sister, Kay (Jerry) Patton of Fort Payne; five grandchildren, Anna Catherine and Bailee Battles and Farley, Chase and Anderson Harris.

Mr. Farley was a native of Cherokee County, the son of the late Hoyt and Catherine Ellison Farley, was a truck driver with MBI and was a member of the Fellowship Church of Albertville.

Pallbearers included; Roger Haygood, Billy Dean Nelson, Tanner Nelson, Patrick Nelson, Jeff Patton, Mark Patton, Jimmy Tillery, Wayne Farley, Greg Ellison, Clint Ellison, Barry Ellison, Brent Ellison.

Honorary Pallbearers: Donny Alverson, Tommy Simpson, Sammy Simpson, John Simpson, Ricky Simpson, Lloyd Battles, Dr. Steve Isbell, Paul Campbell, Rickey Wills, Darrin Battles, Chris Harris, Chase Harris, Anderson Harris and Harold Bobo.

Perry Funeral Home directed.


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