He was an operator at Bosley Block, Inc., a member of Beech Grove
United Methodist Church, The Eagles #458, Newport Volunteer Fire Department and
was an EMT, enjoyed hunting, fishing, country cruzing, camping, snake hunting,
started Pee Wee football in Newport, coached several sports, was a volunteer
Santa, diehard Cleveland Browns fan, loved to watch wrestling, Nascar and Days
of our Lives and enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He was married to Ruth Rea who survives with one son, William
“Willie” Alden of Barlow; 2 daughters: Jamie (Allen) Malone of Waverly, WV, and
Danielle (Stephen) Boyer of Belpre; 3 grandchildren, Realeigh Malone, Aiden and
Ryace Boyer, sister Garnet (Beeman) Thomas, 3 brothers: Harold (Pattie),
Charles (Kandi) and Bruce (Charmin) Alden and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother James Farley and
best friend Bill Greathouse.
Funeral services will be held on Monday (Dec. 10) at 1:00 pm at
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Bennett officiating.
Burial will be in Newport Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on
Sunday after 2:00pm. Messages of sympathy may be sent at wwwmslfuneralhome.com.