August 27, 1943 ~ May 16, 2021

Born in: Glasgow, Kentucky
Resided in: Glasgow, Kentucky

Arnold “Kay” Farley, 77, of Glasgow, Kentucky passed away Sunday, May 16, 2021 at the Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. He was born August 27, 1943 in Barren County, Kentucky to the late Ervin “Dog” Farley and Reva Vie White Farley. Kay was a lifelong farmer and logger. He was also of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include, his loving wife of 51 years, Bernell Wheat Farley; one daughter, Brenda Farley (Terry Freepartner) of Hodgenville, Kentucky; one son, Bobby Farley of Glasgow, Kentucky; two grandchildren, Cody “Bubba” Spencer and Brittany Runyon (Charlie), both of Glasgow, Kentucky; five great-grandchildren, Brooklyn Thompson, Baylee Runyon, Brandon Runyon, Hali Runyon, Jayden Runyon; two brothers, James Freddie Farley and Bobby Clifton Farley; three sisters, Nancy Emmitt, Carolyn Groce, Penny Houchens; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Roy Keeton and one sister, Mary Mildred Wheat.

The funeral service for Mr. Farley will be held 1:00 PM Thursday, May 20th at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Thursday morning until time for the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.

A. F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted in the care of Mr. Farley. Please share your condolences with the family at

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  1. Your the sweetest man Uncle I would ever meet I know I havent seen u awhile but I thought about u please Jesus be there for his wife and kids and grabdkids I pray in Jesus name amen

  2. Prayers for the family my God help each and everyone of you .kathy Chapman carmicle and chapman family

  3. My thoughts an prayers are with you all! Not only was he my cousin he was one of the best men ive ever met! I love each an everyone of yal! Rest easy Kay pleaae tell my brother i miss him an i will see yal again someday! Always loved an never forgotten!

  4. He had been a neighbor ever Sense I could remember that man right is one heck of a man u will never be forgotten love u bro

  5. Prayers for you all I’m so sorry to hear about loss of kay, prayers and condolence to the family..

  6. So very sorry for y’all’s loss!!! Prayers for everyone!! Love y’all Brenda and britney!

  7. U have always been my big brother, I don’t know what I am going to do without u. U was the best daddy, granddad, and great granddad that your children and grandchildren could of had and also our brother. There no words that could say how much I love u and respect u for the Man U was. What a blessing u have been to all your family and friends and we are going to be lost without u. U will alway be in my heart

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