Leila Mae Riordan   (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at Doctors Hospital, Mrs. Leila Mae "Tweetsie" Riordan, 98, wife of the late Henry S. Riordan. Mrs. Riordan was a native and life long resident of the Augusta area. She was a manager over the Foundation Department at Sears & Roebuck and worked from 1937 until 1972. She was a member of the Catholic faith. Family members include her brother: W. L. West of Martinez; 11 nieces and nephews; numerous great nieces and great nephews and several great great nieces and great great nephews. Mrs. Riordan was preceded in death by her sisters: Janie H. Leeking, Evelyn Knapp and brothers: Thomas Caldwell West and Charles Lane West. A graveside funeral service will be held Saturday, July 18, 2009 at 10:00 A.M. at Hillcrest Memorial Park with Rev. Martino Ba Thong Nguyen officiating. The family will receive friends tonight, Friday, July 17, 2009 from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Please sign the guestbook at www.thomaspoteet.com Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-July 17, 2009