Maxine Riley

  • "Dear Bob and family, we are so sorry to learn of Maxine's..."
    - Pete and Melody Collins
  • "Robert, we are thinking of you at this difficult time. I..."
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    - Walter and Nita Krepcio
  • "Always remembering her welcoming, wonderful smile. Such a..."
    - Dann Bunn

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Friday, November 4, 2016, Mrs. Maxine Arla Jahn Riley, 76, most beloved wife of Mr. Robert Steadman Riley. Mrs. Riley was born in Sioux City, Iowa. She lived in the Augusta area for 40 years and was an active member of the Church of the Good Shepherd. Mrs. Riley was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed playing golf and tennis with her friends at the country club and was an avid bridge player. Mrs. Riley was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Family members in addition to her husband include daughters: Elizabeth Hall (Steve), Christia Ashmore (Jerry), Melanie Sanders and Pamela Slawson (Scott); 12 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and one sister: Carol Jahn. A funeral service will be Monday, November 7, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at the Church of the Good Shepherd with The Rev. Robert Fain officiating with the burial following at Westover Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Church of the Good Shepherd, 2230 Walton Way, Augusta, GA 30904. The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 3:00 until 5:00 P.M. at Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Please sign the guestbook at

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Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Nov. 5, 2016
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