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Obituary: Bobbie Riley

Bobbie Riley, 73, of Cushman passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2020.

She was born on April 25, 1946, in Lafferty, to William McKinley McCance and Mary Mae (Glenn) McCance.

Bobbie was a member of Chinquapin Church of Christ and loved her church and her Lord. She loved raising her children, cooking and singing.

Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Don Riley of the home; two sons, Randy Riley of Stuttgart and William Riley of Cushman; two daughters, Mary Strain of Cushman and Becky Smart of Batesville; nine grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; two brothers, Coby Melton of Batesville and Jerva Melton of Jenks, Okla.; three sisters, Ethel Sandos of Denver, Colo., Katherine Clouse of Cushman and Billie Melton of Batesville; and brother-in-law, Vaughn Riley of Bethesda.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Travis McCance, Tommy McCance, Blue Melton, Bob McCance and Mack McCance; sister, Anna Cowden; grandson, Cub Riley; and daughter-in-law, Tina Riley.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

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