Merle M. Farnsley
Merle M. Farnsley, 85, Georgetown, died Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, at her daughter’s home in Georgetown.
Born April 11 1925, in Barbourville, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Frederick and Sylvia Jackson Miller.
She was a homemaker, a member of Christ United Methodist Church and attended Northside Christian Church.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles L. Farnsley.
Survivors include a son, Richard L. Farnsley of Floyds Knobs; three daughters, Sharon L. Hieb and Terry R. Crum, both of Louisville, and Marsha K. Tinsley of Georgetown; two brothers, Hank and Bob Miller, both of San Diego; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 29, from 5 to 8 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 30, after 11 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Georgetown.
Funeral: Sunday, Jan. 30, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Wolfe Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the Parkinson’s Foundation.