The Modesto Bee
October 23, 2012
Opal Leon Farris
October 5, 1927 - October 2, 2012
Opal Leon Farris passed away peacefully in her home, surrounded by loved ones, on October 2, 2012 following a brief illness. She was preceded in death by the love of her life, her son Charles Farris, Jr, as well as her parents, and many brothers and sisters. Opal lived in Modesto for over 50 years.
She is survived by her grandchildren: Shawn Farris of Modesto, CA, Kelly Farris of Santa Cruz, CA, Amy Johnson of Santa Cruz, CA, Ethan Farris of Modesto, CA, great grandson Joshua Coffman of Santa Cruz, CA, daughter in Law Joyce Farris of Modesto, CA, sister Willie Gaasch, sister Mary Wolfe, and brother Troy Canady, nephew Robin Canady, nephew Anthony Shane Canady. Her family knows that she is now out of pain, and finally with her beloved Charlie, but they sure do miss her, and always will.
There will be a celebration of her life in the next month. You can contact her granddaughter Kelly for details: firstname.lastname@example.org