Earl S. Riley, age 78, of Centerburg, OH passed away May 11, 2013.
Earl worked in several endeavors including farming, as a truck driver, shrimp boat captain and custodian. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Inglis, Florida.
He is survived by daughters, Diane (Don) Davis of Chesterville, OH and Linda (Roger Noll) Riley of Gahanna, OH; sons, David (Angela) Riley of Centerburg and Duane Riley of Inglis, FL; 5 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; brothers, John Riley of Poland, OH and Lee (Linda) Riley of Hebron, OH; several nieces and nephews.
Earl was preceded in death by his wife Carol Ann Riley; parents, Forest and Ella Pauline Riley; brother, Bobby Riley.
Friends may call at the Sparta Advent Christian Church, 1137 S. Church Street, Sparta, OH Tuesday from 5-8 p.m. where a service will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. with visitation 1 hour before the service. Pastor David Young will officiate. Interment will be in Newark Memorial Gardens, Newark, OH.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Acclaim Hospice, 2800 Corporate Exchange Drive, Columbus, OH 43231. Arrangements by JOHNSON-MELICK-MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, Centerburg, OH.