Beverly Ann Riley, 73, passed away on Monday, July 26, 2021 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born on October 8, 1947 in Amory to Thomas Roberts, Jr. and Carolyn Haney Roberts. She married Roger Riley on August 17, 1973 and for many years, Beverly was a teachers’ assistant at Hatley School where she was totally dedicated to her students and she was loved by all. She greeted everyone with her sweet smile, especially when she was at the restaurant, BoRiley’s. Beverly was a member of Grace Fellowship Baptist Church; but above all she was a loving, devoted grandmother and her grandchildren were her pride and joy. She supported them in every way as GanGan was their number one fan in all they did.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Friday, July 30, 2021 at Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home with Bro. Danny Carl Burks and Mr. Drew Riley officiating. Burial will follow in the Hatley Cemetery.
She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Roger Riley of Hatley; her daughter, Kelsey White of Amory, her son, Scott Riley of Saltillo; her grandchildren, Eli White, Drew Riley, Caden Riley, and Colby Riley; special niece's, Tiffany Ashcraft (Charlie) and Melanie Stark (Matt); nephews, Tommy Roberts (Shannon), Trey Roberts (Kayla), Luke Riley (Heather) and Ben Riley (Katharine); brother in law, Mike Riley (Donna); cousins she loved as sisters, Debbie Culver, Sherry Dill and Vicki Dobbs; a host of great nieces and nephews and her little dog, Stella.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and by her brother, Tommy Roberts.
Pallbearers will be Drew Riley, Caden Riley, Colby Riley, Eli White, Tommy Roberts, Trey Roberts, Ben Riley and Charlie Ashcraft. Honorary pallbearers will be Blake Burnett, Bryce Burnett, Russell Bunch, Annabelle Bunch, Brody Roberts, Sadie and Mazie Roberts, Kaden Roberts, Jude Roberts, Luke Riley, Cash Cummings and Jentzen Roberts.
Visitation will be on Friday from 11 a.m. until time for the service.
Condolences may be shared with the family at clevelandmoffettfuneralhome.com