Johnny Ray Riley
Johnny Ray Riley, 55, passed away Sunday, September 20, 2020 at his home.
He was born on December 26, 1964 in Granville County to Barbara Elliott and the late Ray Melvin Riley. He was a member of Tally Ho First Baptist and was an Awana leader for 21 years. Johnny worked at Macra Lace for 37 years and he loved the outdoors, gardening and farming.
He is survived by his wife Rhonda E. Riley of the home; brothers, Russell Dwayne Riley of Stem, Timothy Elliott Riley of Stem and David Wayne Riley of Stem; a sister, Tuesday Oliver (John) of Oxford and six nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister Monica Ann Riley.
A funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 PM Thursday, September 24, 2020 at Carlee Farms in Stem by Reverend Eddie Nutt. You may access the funeral service by clicking on the following link:
Funeral Service: https://vimeo.com/460642058
Burial will follow the funeral service at South Granville Memorial Gardens in Stem. The burial service will commence approximately 45-60 mins after the conclusion of the funeral. You may access the burial service by clicking on the following link:
Burial Service: https://vimeo.com/461441995
A visitation will be held Wednesday, September 23, 2020 from 6:00-8:00 PM at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford.
Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Tally Ho First Baptist Church Building Fund.
Eakes Funeral Home will be following the social distancing guidelines and we ask that anyone entering the funeral home wear a mask.