Verla L. (Fairless) Kerley, age 85 years, a resident of rural Vienna (the Bloomfield community), passed away Monday morning, January 18, 2016, at 1:35 AM at Harrisburg Medical Center.
Verla was much loved and will be greatly missed by a host of family and many dear friends. She touched the lives of all who knew her.
A memorial service will be conducted Thursday evening, January 21, 2016, at 7 p.m. at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna. Pastor Rocio Reyes Williams will officiate. Interment will be at a later date in the Rock Springs Cemetery near Simpson.
The family will greet relatives & friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Bailey Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Southern Illinois, 204 Halfway Road, Marion, Illinois 62959 or to the Harrisburg Medical Center, P.O. Box 428, Harrisburg, Illinois 62946.