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In Memory of

Marion Homer Riley

January 12, 1927 - March 24, 2015

Obituary


Marion Homer "Bud" Riley, 88, went home to be with his Lord and Savior March 24, 2015. Born January 12, 1927 to Homer and Vada Riley in Maud, TX. He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Ruby Riley (2010), sisters Thelma Robertson and Jamie Riley, and son-in-law John Hill. He is survived by his son Chad Riley, daughters Charlain Wallace, Marian Hill, Kimberly McAlister and Emily Austin. Grandchildren Amy Haynes, Jim Wallace, Caleb Austin, Andrew Austin, Noah Austin and Joshua Austin. Great grandchildren: Mitchell Haynes, Colby Haynes, Jordan Haynes, Reagan Wallace,...

Marion Homer "Bud" Riley, 88, went home to be with his Lord and Savior March 24, 2015. Born January 12, 1927 to Homer and Vada Riley in Maud, TX. He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Ruby Riley (2010), sisters Thelma Robertson and Jamie Riley, and son-in-law John Hill. He is survived by his son Chad Riley, daughters Charlain Wallace, Marian Hill, Kimberly McAlister and Emily Austin. Grandchildren Amy Haynes, Jim Wallace, Caleb Austin, Andrew Austin, Noah Austin and Joshua Austin. Great grandchildren: Mitchell Haynes, Colby Haynes, Jordan Haynes, Reagan Wallace, and his beloved dog Cookie Riley. He is also survived by his church family at Bowles Memorial Baptist Church where he was a member for 58 years. He graduated from Maud High School and attended East Texas State University. He was a World War 2 Army Veteran, serving in Japan. He retired from L.T.V. in 1991 after 39 years of service. He amazed people with his many talents and could do, make or fix anything. We thank our heavenly father for wonderful loving parents who shared their love of Jesus Christ. We are richly blessed. Visitation: Thursday, March 26, 2015 6 to 8 pm, at Bean-Massey-Burge Funeral Home in Grand Prairie, TX. Funeral Services: 2:00 pm, Friday, March 27, 2015 at Bean-Massey-Burge Funeral Home Chapel followed by interment at Moore Memorial Gardens in Arlington, TX. Pastor Tom Watson officiating. "One thing I ask of the Lord, this is what I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life to gaze upon the beauty of the Lord and seek him in his temple. Psalm 27:4.