09/11/09 — ATHELEEN K. RILEY

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Died Sept. 8, 2009

FAYETTEVILLE -- Atheleen Kelly Riley, 77, died Tuesday at home surrounded by her family and friends.

The funeral service will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home in Fayetteville, with the Rev. Bobby Murray officiating. Burial will follow in Lafayette Memorial Park.

She retired as an assistant manager of Hofheimers Shoes.

She is survived by two daughters, Deborah O'Quinn of the home and Ann McDowell of Fleetwood, Pa., and husband, Ken; two sons, William Loffell Jackson and wife, Verdeen of Phoenix, Ariz., and Ray Jackson and wife, Sandra, of Stedman; three brothers, Ronald Kelley of LaGrange, Donald Kelley and wife, Barbara, of Calypso and Gary Kelley and wife, Ann, of Mount Olive; eight grandchildren, Beverly Winger, Vickie Williford, Kriscina Guana, Tera Springman, Jeremy Jackson, Kayla Jackson, Laura McDowell and Heather McDowell; and seven great-grandchildren, Kristopher Winger, Nicholas Winger, Anna-Grace Williford, Megan Guana, Lauren Guana, Stone Springman and Bailey Springman.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Patrick Riley; parents, Annie Ruth Waters and Rufus Hilburn Kelly; brothers, Ray Hilburn Kelly and G.W. Crumpler; and sister, Elma Elizabeth Kelly Sutton.

The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at the funeral home.

Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home of Fayetteville is handling the arrangements.


Published in Obituaries on September 11, 2009 1:47 PM