Margie F. Riley, 81, went to be with the Lord on May 13, 2021. She passed peacefully under Hospice Care in Palm Coast, Florida where she was very graciously cared for. Margie was born in Virginia to the late Eugene and Ruby Francis on December 15, 1939. She worked many years as a K-mart cashier in Lynchburg. She had a big heart and always kept the faith. Margie was a longtime member of the Jordan Baptist Church in Lynchburg where she enjoyed singing in the choir and assisting with Vacation Bible School. She also loved Sunday afternoon drives through the countryside with family.
Margie was preceded in death by her parents, siblings, husband John Riley and her daughter April Ann Kelly. Those left behind to cherish her memory is her daughter Virginia (Allen) Ellis, stepson Allen Riley, Grandchildren Bradley Riley, Joshua and Bethany Munsey, Zachary Gotchall, Allen Ellis Jr and Kayla Earle as well as many great-grandchildren, extended family members and beloved friends. She will be missed by all who loved her.
A Celebration Of Life will be held at 3:00 pm on September 26, 2021 at Jordan Baptist Church located at 3708 Parkwood Avenue Lynchburg, Virginia 24501 and will be officiated by Pastor Melvin Campbell.