Blue Ridge Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens

5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Beckley, WV


Eddie Farha

December 16, 1935March 22, 2020

Eddie Farha, 84 of Beckley, WV formerly of Charleston, WV passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2020 after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. Eddie was born December 16, 1935 to the late Aziz Farha and Bahia Rashid Farha in Oklahoma City, OK. Eddie was a member of the St Christopher Episcopal Church in Charleston, WV. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his loving wife of 55 years, Yvonne Hudson Farha; 3 sisters, Virginia Tuma of MI, Georgia Hamra of WV and Genevieve Dawahare of KY; and one brother, Sidney Farha of KY. Those left to cherish his memory include his son, Brad Farha and wife Lisa of Beckley, WV; daughter, Melanie Farha Griffith and husband Billy of Beckley, WV; sister, Vivian Swyden of Missouri; grandchildren, Preston Riffe of North Carolina, Joshua Farha and Kelsey Farha both of WV. Due to COVID-19 travel and gathering restrictions, a memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made in memory of Eddie Farha to the Parkinson’s Foundation at www.parkinson.org. The family would like to thank the staff of Pine Lodge and Hospice of Southern WV for the support and care he received.


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Eddie Farha

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Don Johnson

March 23, 2020

While I did not know your Dad, knowing you tells me that you came from good stock! I pray that God will bring good memories to you and your family, and that He will turn your mourning into dancing in His time.

God bless you and your family, my friend!