Forest FARLEY
FUNERAL HOME
Smith Funeral Home
1534 18th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL
FARLEY, Forest Jr. 73, of Tampa, FL transitioned May 5, 2020. He was a retired director from the James Haley V.A. Medical Center, Tampa, Florida and served in the United States Marine Corps, receiving three Purple Hearts during the Vietnam War. He is survived by his wife, Sherry Farley; a son; two daughters; 13 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and other relatives. Visitation is Friday, May 29, 4-7 pm. Smith Funeral Home/894-2266
Published by Tampa Bay Times from May 27 to May 28, 2020.
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May
29
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4:00p.m. - 7:00p.m.
Smith Funeral Home
1534 18th Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL
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My deepest condolences to Mr. Forest's family. I grew up being his neighbor, and my life is richer for it. Thank you for the advice, insight, and inadvertent strength that you gifted me. You will be missed.
Mariana Mendoza
Neighbor
June 2, 2020
I know that even though you have a loss, you still have some great memories. I hope those memories will give you comfort in knowing God is with you and your family lean on him in your time of sorrow.
Simone Taylor
May 30, 2020
In loving memory of a person who I called unk. Mr. Forrest who has known me since birth was a great person and a really true friend to my Father. We love you and miss you always.
Reggie Lawrence Jr.
Friend
May 28, 2020
My deepest sympathy to the Farley Family for the loss of your loved one, Forest, and pray God gives you comfort, peace and strength.
JW/JKH
May 27, 2020
Class of 1965, gone but never forgotten.
God keep and protect his family. In Jesus Name.
Irene McCall
Classmate
May 27, 2020
The U.S. Marines, Navy Fleet Marine Force Corpsmen, FMF Chaplains, and Associate Members of the E. T Brisson Detachment #063 of the Marine Corps League in Naples, Florida, hereby salute and recognize Forest Farley for serving God and his country by becoming a United States Marine. We honor his memory and valiant service to our Corps and our great Nation. Please accept our heartfelt sentiments as a token of our esteem and admiration of his LEsprit du Corps. Semper Fidelis.
Jack Fulmer (Adjutant Marine Corps League Naples, Florida)
Served In Military Together
May 27, 2020
Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.
Smith Funeral Home
May 27, 2020
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