Margaret Evayleen Riley

   Funeral services for Margaret Evayleen “Evelyn” Riley, 81, long-time Clinton resident, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday in the Clinton First Christian Church.

   Mrs. Riley died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at St. Francis Hospital, Tulsa, from end-stage emphysema.

   She was born Aug. 30, 1932, in Butler, the daughter of John Francis and Mammie Ethel (Sadler) Kelley.

   She was a member of First Christian Church in Clinton. She had been a member of the Christian Women’s Fellowship. She served as an Auxiliary volunteer for 13 years at Integris Clinton Regional Hospital.

   Preceding her in death were her parents; twin infant sisters, Nola and Lola Kelley; a sister, Betty Kappel; a brother-in-law, Gerald Cork; and a grandson, Clay Cabaniss.

   Survivors include a son, Bruce Richardson and his wife, Brenda; a daughter, Karen Cabaniss and her husband, Harve; a son, Rick Riley and his wife, Fern; six grandchildren, Lori Rhoades and her husband, Jason, Cole Cabaniss and his wife, Lindsey, Levi Riley and his wife, Angela, Amanda Straseske and her husband, Jason; 14 great-grandchildren, Tyler, Jackson and Colby Rhoades, Allison and Micha Spivey, Annabelle, Georgia and Scarlett Rose and their baby brother due any day, R.C. Cabaniss, Savannah and Colten Riley and Zack and Blake Straseske.

   Burial will be in the Clinton Cemetery, under direction of the Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home of Clinton.

   The family suggests memorial contributions in her honor may be made to the Integris Clinton Regional Hospital Auxiliary, Attn. Debbie Matz, P.O. Box 1569, Clinton, OK 73601.

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