ColumbiaMagazine.com
Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  
 

























 
Lester Bee Riley, 75, Cumberland County, KY (1939-2014)

He was the owner of Riley Roofing Company for 46 years. He was a native of Overton County, TN, and a resident of Cumberland County, TN, at the time of his death. He was he son of the late Sam Austing Riley and Mary Frances Short Riley. He is survived by his wife, Helen Wills Riley.
Click on headline for complete obituary

Lester Bee Riley age 75 of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Cumberland County Hospital, Burkesville, KY

Funeral services will be Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 2pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main ST, Burkesville, KY with burial in the Riley Family Cemetery. The family requests visitation 3pm-9pmCT,Friday, August 29, 2014 at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home in Burkesville.


Lester Bee Riley, 75, Cumberland County, KY (1939-2014)

He was born on Monday, April 10, 1939 in Overton County, Tennessee. He was the son of the late Sam Austin Riley and Mary Frances Short Riley. He died Wednesday, August 27, 2014, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 75 years, four months, and 17 days.

He was the owner of Riley Roofing Company for 46 years.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sons, Lester Bee Riley, Jr., and Johnny Riley; two grandchildren, Melissa Branham and Sarah Jo Waid; five sisters, Dean Adams, Edith Fentress, Beulah Lee Pace, Alma Jean Riley, and Athleta Moore; and Three Brothers, James Hugh Riley, Danny Reed Riley, and Irettes Riley.

Survivors include:
  • His wife: Helen Wills Riley of Burkesville, KY

  • Five sons: Mark Riley and his wife Teresa of Burkesville, KY; Luke Riley and his fiance' Jessie of Tompkinsville, KY; Matthew Riley and his wife Tricia of Burkesville, KY; Robert Riley and his wife Kim of Burkesville, KY; and Fate Riley of Burkesville, KY

  • Two daughters: Karen Smith and her friend Clark of Celina, TN, and Kathy Waid and her husband Greg of Burkesville, KY

  • Two brothers: Billy D. Riley and Carl Edward Riley both of Hilham, TN

  • One sister: Loura Sue Crawford of Cookeville, TN

  • Eighteen grandchildren

  • Several great grandchildren

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
Send a condolence to the family of Lester Bee Riley

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main ST, Burkesville, KY, in charge of arrangements. Phone 270-864-3791.


This story was posted on 2014-08-28 19:57:16
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.


Welcome Back, Lindsey Wilson College Students!!!
Columbia/Adair County has missed you. You've come home to a warm, welcoming community for your Fall Semester. The community wishes you the greatest Success. We hope you'll find a college hometown as wonderful as the one you left. (Suggestion homework this weekend recommended by JIM: Encore Classic: Gordon Crump - 'How I discovered Columbia . . . ')

 

Obituaries on this Site and Historical Information in Archived Obituaries
Are made possible in part through the support of
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Established in 1926
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY. (MAP) To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or E-mail: grissomfuneralhome@windstream.net.
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

Searching obituaries? Here is a useful tool!
Links to Last 200 Obituaries posted on ColumbiaMagazine.com
If you find this helpful, let us know. If you still don't find a recent obituary for Adair, Casey, Cumberland, Green, Metcalfe, Russell, or Taylor Counties, KY, let us know at 270-250-2730. -CM

Sinclair Monuments
Bobby Sinclair, owner. 4147 Sano Road, Columbia, KY.
270-634-7506
- New Monuments - Foundations - Restorations -
- Death Dates - Added Information - Reseal - Paint - Cleaning - Pet Stones
Whether creating a new remembrance or restoring one, our work will be done with care and respect for your loved ones.

To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.

Lester Bee Riley, 75, Cumberland County, KY (1939-2014)



2014-08-28 - 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY - Photo from Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Lester Bee Riley, 75, Cumberland County, KY (1939-2014)



Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.



 

























 
 
Quick Links to Popular Features


 

ColumbiaMagazine.com content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link: http://www.columbiamagazine.com/columbiamagazinerss.php.

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401


Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to webmaster@columbiamagazine.com. All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.