Mary K. Farley

Nov. 9, 1932~July 24, 2014.

Mary Kimbrough “Kim” Farley, of Burnet, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, July 24, 2014. She was born in Itta Bena, Mississippi to Joe and Edith Alexander on November 9, 1932. Kim was a graduate of Mississippi State College for Women with a degree in library science. She began her career at Texas A&M in the Cushing Library in the catalog department. There she met the love of her life, Terry Farley who was a student at the time. After marriage in the A&M chapel in August 1959, they moved to Spring Branch in Houston and began their family. Later she was the librarian at Long Point Baptist Church and Spring Woods Sr. High in Houston and finished her career at B.F. Terry High School in Richmond/Rosenberg. She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Terry, and her three children, Laura Sanders and husband, Kevin of Baytown,Texas, Chris Farley and wife, Peggy of Willow Park, Texas, and Regina Girdner and husband, Kevin of Wolfforth, Texas. She also has eight grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. A celebration service will be held on Monday, July 28 at First Baptist Church, Burnet at 2 p.m. Memorial contributions in Kim’s memory can be sent to Women’s Job Corp at First Baptist Church, PO Box 310, Burnet, TX, 78611. Arrangements by Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home in Burnet, Texas. Condolences may be made at www.clementswilcoxburnet.com.
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