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Martha Stephens "Momo" Riley

Wednesday, October 20, 2004

Martha Stephens "Momo" Riley, 89, died Oct. 15, 2004, at her home in New Madrid. Born Dec. 31, 1914, in Hickman, Ky., daughter of the late Ferninand and Martha Virginia Prather Maddox, she was a homemaker, retired teacher's aide and member of the Immaculate Conception Church.

On March 9, 1935, she married Lilbourn L. "Pud" Riley who preceded her in death on April 3, 2000.

Survivors include three sons and two daughters-in-law, Edward A. and Dorothy J. Riley of Dexter, Michael L. and Sue Riley of Sikeston and Stephen H. Riley of New Madrid; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Charlotte and Bob Minkler of St. Louis, Martha Marie and Wendell Thompson of New Madrid, and Mary E. Betz of Memphis, Tenn.; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by one great-granddaughter, Lacy J. Riley.

Services were conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 18, 2004, at Immaculate Conception Church in New Madrid with interment in Evergreen Cemetery.

Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Immaculate Conception School, New Madrid.


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