LaVerne Riley

LaVerne Riley, 93, of Cameron died Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in a Cameron nursing and rehab center. 

Funeral services were held Jan. 20 at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home with Rev. Tim Cheatham officiating. Burial followed in the Oak Hill Cemetery.  Visitation was held before service time on Saturday.

Mrs. Riley, a retired homemaker, was born May 24, 1924, in Bell County to Wes and Nellie (Whitley) Lindsey.  She married James Riley on Dec. 18, 1998, and he preceded her in death in 2016. She was a member of Battetown Baptist Church in Cameron.

She is survived by: step-son, Joe Riley of Leonard; step-daughter, Melva Wyatt of Fort Worth; and three nieces, Karen Cryer of Cameron, Lorri Laywell of Cameron, and Donna Trubee of Leander.

Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home of Cameron is in charge of arrangements.