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  • Esker Dell "EK" Riley (submitted by Judi Hayes, 01/06/2010)
  • Posted by: ChadWhisnant
    Date: Jan 05 2010 2:16 PM

    Mr. Esker Dell “EK” Riley of the Lytle Community, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2010.  He was 96.  Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 6, 2010 in the Chapel of Pittman Funeral Home in Geneva with Rev. Elbert Smith officiating.  Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens with Pittman Funeral Home of Geneva directing.  The family will receive friends prior to the service Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until service time.

    Mr. Riley was born in Geneva County on December 10, 1913 to the late Albert and Anzelli Riley.  He was raised in the Echo Community.  He served in the US Army during WWII.  Prior to retirement, he owned and operated Riley Butcher Pen for many years.  Preceding him in death were three sisters, Mae Hicks, Mamie Roney and Leo Anderson; and two brothers, Odis Riley and Louie Riley.

    He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Jessie Riley; daughter, Pam Barnes of La Grange, GA; son-in-law, Albert Barnes of Samson; two grandsons, Chad Barnes of Madison, WI and Alex Barnes of Columbus, GA; and many nieces and nephews.

    Mr. Esker Dell  
  • Shirley Hutchinson has passed away. She was the daughter of Essie Bell (Riley) Newman who was the daughter of Estelle and Lonnie Riley. Not sure if anyone passed this along.  submitted by Mary Calhoun 10/06/2009


Shirley Ann Hutchinson

Birth Date & Death Date
August 13th, 1946 - September 20th, 2009

Shirley Ann Hutchinson (Mimi), age 63 of Jefferson, died Sunday, September 20, 2009. A memorial service will be held at 1 P.M. Wednesday, September 23 in the Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville with Rev. Joe McKechnie officiating. Ms. Hutchinson is survived by children Michael Ray Hutchinson; Sheila Faye Hutchinson, of Jacksonville, FL; Starr and Chase Williamson, of Jacksonville, FL; Wendy Marie and John Michael Hoover, of Auburn, GA; Chadwick Forrest and Tara Lyn Hutchinson, of Jefferson, GA; Brandy and Joe Lee, of Sherrills Ford, NC; brother and sister-in-law Robert Earl and Judy Newman; grandchildren Michael Joseph Tortorella; Erika Ryan and Aaron Chase Williamson; Johnathan Dwayne, Jessica Dawn, Rylee Nicole Hoover; Megan Christine and Abigail Rose Hutchinson; Erica Marie, Kellie Ann, and Ryan Hunter Lee. Several nieces and nephews also survive. The family will receive friends Wednesday, September 23 from 12 to 1 P.M. at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. 770-962-3100. Please sign the online guestbook at
12:00PM to 1:00PM on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home Lawrenceville (map/driving directions)
1:00PM at Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 (map/driving directions)


  • Seaborn Tilman Riley [Click Here for Image]

    submitted by Karren Jean Greer Tolodxi


  • Richard Randolph Riley [Click Here for Image]

    From The News Herald Panama City, Florida Page 2B Monday, June 12, 2006
    Mr. Richard Randolph Riley, 83, of Panama City, Fla, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 10, 2006 at a local hospital.  He was born in Henry County, Ala, and had lived in Panama City since 1951.  Mr. Riley was a mechanic, working at Cook-Whitehead Ford for more than 50 years untill his retirement in March 2005.  He was a longtime member of First Assembly of God Church of Panama City, where he had served as deacon and usher.  Mr. Riley loved freshwater fishing and speding time with his family. He was predeceased by his parents, Tillman and Essie Riley; a brother, Clinton Riley; and a sister, Pearl Cook.  He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Nannie Julia Riley of Panama City; his children, Martha Greer and husband, Eddie, and David Riley and wife, Susan, all of Panama City; two brothers, Herbert Riley and wife, Rubye, of Saraland, Ala., and Jessie George Riley and wife, Sue of Panama City; a sister-in-law, Melba Riley of Abbeville, Ala.; four grandchildren, Karren Tolodxi and
    Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home
    Panama City, Fla. 32405
    2403 Harrison Ave.  763-4694

    submitted by Karren Jean Greer Tolodxi


  • Mrs. Johnnie Pearl Woodham Outlaw, 82, a homemaker and beloved Mother of Ozark, died Thursday September 5, 2002, in Oakview Manor Nursing Facility.
         Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Saturday, September 7, 2002, from Chalkhead Baptist Church with the Reverend Tommy West officiating. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery, Holman Funeral Home of Ozark directing. Visitation will be at Holman Funeral Home, 995 South Union Avenue, Ozark, Alabama, 334-774-5348, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Friday, September 6, 2002, with the family receiving friends during this time. Otherwise, the family will be at the home of Mrs. Sue Ward. The body will be placed in the Church one hour prior to service time on Saturday.
         Mrs. Outlaw was a native and life-long resident of Dale County and a member of Chalkhead Baptist Church. 
         Her husband, Arnice Perry Outlaw, predeceased her. Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Gloria and Thomas Yeomans, Midland City and Sue and Reynolds Ward, Ozark, two sons and daughters-in-law, Randy and Gayle Outlaw, Ozark, and Jeff and Jackie Outlaw, Ozark, one sister, Verlon Grantham, Ozark. Thirteen grandchildren and seven great grandchildren also survive.
         Her grandsons will serve as pallbearers; Reggie Yeomans, Rusty Yeomans, Andy Ward, Drew Culp, Perry Outlaw and Tyler Outlaw. 

  • Corene Armstrong Granberry Riley, age 78, of 3327 State Highway 134 East, Headland, died late Tuesday night, April 23, 2002, at her home after a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P. M. Friday, April 26, 2002, in the Trinity Baptist Church with Rev. Vince Lee and Rev. Ricky L. Smith officiating and a eulogy to be given by Carolyn Hornsby. Graveside services will follow in the Hebron Baptist Cemetery with Rev. Chuck Locke officiating and Holman-Headland Mortuary directing. The body will be placed in the church one hour prior to the services. The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 P. M. Thursday at the mortuary. At other times, the family will be at the Riley home. Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Wiregrass Hospice, Inc., P.O. Drawer 2127, Dothan, Al. 36302 or to a favorite charity.
  • Brian Patrick Ward, 22, of 87 Hood Street, Cottonwood, died Sunday, April 21, 2002, near Grand Ridge, Fla., from injuries received in a watercraft accident. The funeral will be 2 p.m. today in the Sorrells Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Stanley Carter officiating. Burial will be in the Hurricane United Methodist Church Cemetery with Sorrells Funeral Home of Slocomb directing. The family will be at the residence in Cottonwood.

  • William Manuel Woodham, 95, a resident of Dothan, passed away Monday, March 18, 2002, at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time but will be announced later by Ward-Wilson Memory Hill Funeral Home of Dothan.

  • Billy Hugh Riley, age 71, of Ozark (Echo Community) died Saturday morning, March 9, 2002, at Dale Medical Center in Ozark. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, March 11, 2002, at Bethel United Methodist Church with Rev. Phil Craddock, Rev. Sam Williams and Rev. Earl Ledbetter officiating. Burial will follow in Echo United Methodist Church Cemetery with Fuqua-Bankston Funeral Home of Ozark directing.

  • Inez Riley Waddell, 89, of 392 Westgate Parkway, Dothan, Alabama, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 24, 2002 at her home with her family after an extended illness. Graveside services will be held 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 26, 2002 at Memory Hill Cemetery with Pastor Joe Johnson officiating and Byrd Funeral Home directing. The family will visit with friends and relatives today from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Byrd Funeral Home.