GROVETOWN, Ga. - Entered into rest at her residence, on Wednesday, November 6, 2002, Brenda Jean Riley of Grovetown, after an extended illness. She was born November 24, 1948 in Augusta, and graduated from the Richmond Academy and obtained a MBA from Brenau University. She was retired from SRP as a computer software engineer. She was preceded in death by her father, Odell L. Riley. Survivors are her best friend of 28 years, Melody Edwards, Grovetown; her mother, Roberta D. Riley, North Augusta; her sister, Linda Goetz, North Augusta; niece Scarlett Lane, North Augusta; nephew, David Lowe, Evans; and a grandnephew, Chase Lane. Brenda was an avid horsewoman, and a member of the Aiken Driving Club. She loved animals. She was a dear friend to all she met, and had a wonderful sense of humor. Brenda will be missed by all who knew her. At her request there will be no service. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society 2623 Washington Road, Augusta, GA 30904 or the St. Joseph Hospice 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, GA, 30904. Platts Funeral Home, North Belair Road, Evans, Ga. 860-6166.
The Augusta Chronicle November 7, 2002