William Farley

William Farley

William Eddie "Roach" Farley, 65, a lifelong Rushville resident, passed away Jan. 13, 2020, in Crawfordsville. He was born Feb. 18, 1954, in Rushville to William and Eva Ruth (Matney) Farley.

He married Teresa Muller on Dec. 23, 1973, and she preceded him in death on Jan. 18, 2001.

Roach was a member of the Plum Creek Christian Church. He retired in 2009 from Knauf Mfg. where he was a furnace operator. He was a bartender many years at the Sportsman Bar and a few months at the Westside Bar.

He is survived by his father, William Farley, of Rushville; his sons, Troy Farley of Shelbyville and Martin Farley of Rushville; his daughter, Tracie (Shawn) Dollens of Glenwood; a brother, Gerald Farley of Rushville; a sister, Beth (Thomas) Wolfe of Rushville; daughter-in-law, Sally Farley of Rushville; brother-in-law, Mark Myers of Rushville; sister-in-laws, Paula Scott Kirk and Peggy Muller, both of Rushville; and grandchildren, Arthur, Jeffrey, Eddie, Javen, Shevy, Shaye, Shelby and Shawnie and a great-grandchild on the way in July 2020.

He was preceded in death by his mother, a sister, Deborah Myers, and a brother, Michael Farley.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in Moster Mortuary, Rushville, with Pastor Darryl Cooper presiding. Friends are welcome to visit the family in the mortuary from 11 a.m. until time of service on Saturday.

Cremation will follow service.