Clifton Riley, age 86 of Paducah died Thursday, May 7, 2020 at Lourdes Mercy Health. He was born the son of the late Herbert and Denny Riley. He was retired as a welder from Paducah Marine Ways. He enjoyed fishing, camping, and loved his family. He was of the Christian faith.
In accordance with the C.D.C. guidelines and the governor's request, funeral services are private. Keeling & Goodman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by his sons: Dennis Riley of Ledbetter, Billy Riley of Reidland, Bobby Riley (Stacey) of Georgia, Clifton E. Riley of Arlington, and Cameron Riley of West Paducah; his daughters: Carolyn Costello (Mark) of Paducah, and Paula Riley of Paducah; his eleven grandchildren, and sixteen great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife: Mary Lou Riley (Irvan); his brothers: Lois Riley, Acton Riley, Zenon Riley, George Riley, and Rayburn Riley; and his sisters: Reba Newsome, Dolly Payne, Ola Mae Riley, and Lorea Robertson.