Posted: Thu 5:07 PM, Jun 20, 2013
Funeral Home: Kimes
Ira "Ike" Delano Farley, 79, of Parkersburg,
passed away June 10, 2013, at Camden Clark
He was born March 25, 1934, at True, W.Va., a
son of the late Claude and Kathryn Shrewsbury
Farley. He was of the Baptist Faith, was a
U.S. Air Force Veteran and had retired from
Universal Glass, later named Diamond Glass. He
enjoyed playing pool and was known as
the "Magic Man" for playing tricks.
Surviving are three sons, Delano (DC) Farley
of Parkersburg, Brigham D. Farley of Sierra
Vista, Ariz., and Michael A. Farley stationed
at Ellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nev.;
one daughter, Kathlyn J. Shepler in North
Carolina; 16 grandchildren and eight great-
grandchildren.; a loving sister, Virginia
Paris Gadd Tedrow of Texas and Pipestem,
W.Va., near Hinton; and several nieces and
nephews. In addition to his parents, he was
preceded in death by his wife, Doris R.
infant twin sons, Alvin and Kelvin Farley;
three brothers, James, Ed and Oliver Farley;
and a sister, Arlis Marks.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m.
Friday at Kimes Funeral Home, Parkersburg.
Pastor Jerry Caplinger will officiate and
burial will follow at the Rockland Cemetery.
The visitation will be on Thursday from 6-8
Messages of condolence may be sent to the
family by visiting www.kimesfh.com