She was born on Tuesday, July 13, 1920 in Ballard Co., to her parents, the late Bryan Jones and the late Georgia (Swatzell) Jones.
She is survived by her daughter: LaWanda Hoover of Benton; grandchildren: Scott Alan Hoover of Benton, Gregory John Hoover of Greenfield, Ind.; and great grandchildren: Rachel LaCroix of Chicago, Ill., Amanda Hoover of Nashville, Tenn., Jamison Hoover of Seary, Ark., Deidre Patty of Greenfield, Ind., Alyssa Hoover of Franklin, Tenn. and Jonathan Hoover of Franklin, Tenn.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband of 50 years: J.C. Riley, son-in-law: John E. Hoover, and her brother, Hugh Gene Jones.
Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 22 at Collier Funeral Chapel. Gary Knuckles officiated.
Entombment will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Paducah.
Memorial contributions may be given to the West KY Youth Camp c/o Lone Oak Church of Christ, 2960 Lone Oak Rd., Paducah, KY 42003 or to the Easter Seals West Kentucky, 2229 Mildred Street, Paducah, KY 42001.