Richard J. Talley Sr. passed away peacefully on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013. He was born in Clovis, March 12, 1940, to George B. and Thelma L. Talley.
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Richard married the love of his life, Edna Marie (Yount) Talley, March 15, 1957, they've been happily married 57 years.
Recently returning to the area after living on the island of Kauai, Hawaii, for 27 years.
He is preceded in death by his parents, George B. and Thelma L. Talley; sister, Mary Beth Israelson; brother, Raymond G. Talley; daughter, Barbie Vaughan; and grandson, Corey.
Richard is survived by his beautiful wife, Ekena "Edna;" son, Richard J. Talley Jr. (Shari); daughters, Regina Morrow (Wayne), Teresa Ellis
(Rocky) and Sherry Prince (Jerry); Boyd Vaughan; 15 grandchildren; and 13
"Family was very important to Richard, he loved everyone."
A mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 9, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 307 N. Church St. in Bloomfield.
Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, 1606 N. Dustin Ave. in Farmington.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial account has been set up at Citizen's Bank in Farmington.
804 North Dustin Avenue
Farmington, NM 87401
Published in Farmington Daily Times from Jan. 8 to Jan. 25, 2014