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Ruby Evans Riley
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Obituary for Ruby Evans Riley

Ruby Evans Riley, 78, of Paint Lick, died Monday, May 29, 2017 at Bluegrass Hospice Care Center in Lexington. She was a Vanceburg, Kentucky native born April 14, 1939, daughter of the late Harold and Nellie Burton Evans, former Berea Hospital Central Supply Clerk with 32 years of service, and member of Living Waters Sanctuary Church. Ruby enjoyed singing in church, playing the piano, working in her garden and flowers. Most of all she loved her family, especially playing with her grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.

Survivors include her loving husband, Tom Riley; 5 children, Lonnie Lewis, Diana Burns, Alan "Pete" Riley (Elizabeth), Sharon Isaacs (Mike), Michael Riley; 2 siblings, Richard Evans, Betty McGlone; 15 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren; 7 great-great grandchildren; as well as numerous relatives, friends, and church family. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 1 son, Perry Riley; 5 great grandchildren, Dylan Lewis, Regina Allen, Perry Pingleton, William Burns, Rebecca Pingleton; and 6 siblings.

Funeral Service 2:00 pm, Thursday, June 1, 2017 at Living Waters Sanctuary Church with Pastor Dale Holman officiating. Burial will follow in the Blair Cemetery in Rockcastle County. Visitation 6:00 - 9:00 pm Wednesday at the church. Pallbearers will be: Lonnie Lewis, Michael Riley, Alan Riley, Charlie Allen, Andy Allen, Gary Pingleton. Honorary Pallbearers: Christopher Riley, Choya Riley.

Reppert Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.

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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Living Waters Sanctuary

105 Liberty Avenue
Berea, Kentucky 40403

Funeral Service




2:00 PM
Living Waters Sanctuary

105 Liberty Avenue
Berea, Kentucky 40403

Cemetery Details


Blair Cemetery

103 Little Clear Creek Road
Mt. Vernon, Kentucky 40456


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