Ruby Ellen Beckner Farley, passed away Sunday morning on October 21, 2018 surrounded by loved ones. She was born in Energy, Texas on January 27, 1929, to Clarence and Maudie Beckner. She married Edward Farley in 1952. They raised a blended family of 10 children together and lived in Keller, Teas until 1974, when they purchased acreage in Wise County, south of Decatur. Ruby held various jobs throughout her life while being a mother and homemaker, and was a wonderful cook.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, two brothers, Roy Beckner, and Arlas Beckner, and a son, Randy Allen.
She is survived by a sister, Betty Eixmann of Arlington; a brother, Phillip Beckner of Burleson; daughters, Linda Farley of Plano, Gale Hogan of Decatur, Dene Dial and husband Ed of Decatur, and Diane Farley of Decatur; sons, Wayne Farley of Hurst, Tim Allen and wife Linda of Sangar,Terry Allen of Belleview, Arkansas, Steve Farley and wife Barbara of Boyd,and Tony Farley of Fort Worth; 21 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren, and three great-great grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews; and a lifelong friend Eva Silhavey of Fort Worth.
There will be a graveside service for burial of ashes at a later date.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Jones Family Funeral Home-Decatur.
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