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Elna Inez Riley

September 28, 1921 - August 11, 2017

Obituary


Elna Inez Riley, 95, of Newton, passed away on Friday, August 11, 2017 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. She was born on September 28, 1921 to the late Odiest Herbert and Myrtle Huffman Hunt in Catawba County. She was a member of New Hope Moravian Church. Along with her parents, Inez is preceded in death by her husband, Everett Riley, son; Stephen W. Riley, sister; Estel Smith, brothers; Neven Hunt, Billy Ray Hunt, Paul Hunt, and Roy Lee Hunt. Those left to cherish her memory include her son, John D. Riley of Maiden, brother;...

Elna Inez Riley, 95, of Newton, passed away on Friday, August 11, 2017 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. She was born on September 28, 1921 to the late Odiest Herbert and Myrtle Huffman Hunt in Catawba County. She was a member of New Hope Moravian Church. Along with her parents, Inez is preceded in death by her husband, Everett Riley, son; Stephen W. Riley, sister; Estel Smith, brothers; Neven Hunt, Billy Ray Hunt, Paul Hunt, and Roy Lee Hunt. Those left to cherish her memory include her son, John D. Riley of Maiden, brother; Cletis Lamar Hunt and wife Ann of Hickory, sister-in-law, Pat Riley of Ohio, grandchildren; Melissa Riley, Stephen Riley, and Debbie Riley, great grandchildren; John Riley, Aries Riley, Stevie Riley, Shelby Riley, and Shana Riley, and nephew, Farrel Hunt. A funeral service will be held on Monday, August 14, 2017 in the Chapel of Hickory Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. Reverend Betty A. Helms will be officiating the service. Burial will follow at Catawba Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to New Hope Moravian Church, 2897 Sandy Ford Rd. Newton, NC 28658. Online condolences may be left at www.hickoryfh.com.
Hickory Funeral Home is serving the Riley family.