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William Riley

January 2, 1937 — March 15, 2018

Mr. William "Bill" Riley, age 81, of Mayfield passed away on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at his residence.

He was a Kentucky Colonel, attended His House Ministries in Mayfield, KY and was owner of Riley's Barbershop.

Mr. Riley is survived by his wife, Kay Dillon Riley; one son, Gentry (Lisa Blalock) Riley of Hickory, KY; two daughters, Lisa Riley of Mayfield, KY and Kim (Keith) Lester of Yalaha, FL; seven grandchildren, April Wright of Mayfield, KY, Misty Hayes of Mayfield, KY, Chris Lester of Florida, Jared Lester of Florida, Ginger Riley Sanderson of Mayfield, KY, Will Riley of Farmington, KY and Christian Riley of Hickory, KY; and four great grandchildren, Jacqueline Shaw of Mayfield, KY, Preston Hayes of Mayfield, KY, Trenton Lester of Florida and Layla Lester of Florida.

He was preceded in death by one brother, James Riley and his parents, William "Cotton" and Mavis Inez Bazzell Riley.

Funeral services for Mr. William "Bill" Riley will be 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at Byrn Funeral Home in Mayfield, KY. Rev. Chad Lamb will officiate. Interment will follow at Mayfield Memory Gardens.

Pallbearers will be James Scarbrough, Mike Hendley, Jared Lester, Keith Lester, David Driver and Larry Sholar. Honorary pallbearers will be Richard Dillon, Max Davis, Wayne Waggoner, Johnny Hicks, Dale Bearden and Fred Nesler.

Visitation will be 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at the funeral home.

Service Details

Sunday, March 18th, 2018 2:00pm, Byrns Funeral Home

Interment Details

Mayfield Memory Garden

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