January 8, 2018
ABERDEEN — Kenneth Wayne Riley, 78, died Jan. 6, 2018, at his residence. No services will be held. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. today at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home. Mr. Riley was born Dec. 16, 1939, in Tupelo to the late Lawrence Riley and Zona Mears Riley. He was formerly employed by the United States Department of Agriculture and was a member of Church of Christ. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Norman Riley. He is survived by his wife, Louise Riley of Aberdeen; daughters, Debbie Wilemon and Donna Pearson, both of Aberdeen; sons, Dennis Riley of Kentucky and Dee Riley of Aberdeen; sisters, Kathryn Johnson of Meridian, Betty Sanders of North Carolina and Norma Pardon of Saltillo; brother, Charles Riley of Tupelo; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.