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Betty Finley Riley

COLUMBIA -- Services for Betty Finley Riley, 78, will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Washington Street United Methodist Church, Christ Chapel, with burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

Mrs. Riley died Monday, Nov. 12, 2007. Born in Lacoochee, Fla., she was a daughter of the late Mae Motley. She retired as a secretary from SCE&G. Mrs. Riley was a member of the Holroyd Sunday School class and Washington Street United Methodist Church.

Surviving are her husband, Henry Y. Riley of Columbia; daughter, Karen Riley Faris of Rock Hill; son, Chris Riley of New York City, N.Y.; grandson, Trent Faris of Rock Hill; great-granddaughter, Olivia Marie Faris; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a granddaughter, JoAnna Faris Carr.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 128 Stone Mark Lane, Columbia, S.C. 29210 or to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, For the Cure, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, Texas 75265.

The family will receive friends today from 6 to 8 p.m. at Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel.

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