Berneda Riley

Thursday, March 28, 2024

Berneda Riley passed away March 26, 2024, at Heritage Square Nursing Center in Blytheville. She was born May 7, 1954, to Shannon Whiteside and Alma Robbins. Berneda was of the Pentecostal faith and loved the Lord. She enjoyed arts and crafts and sewing. Berneda played the piano and sang. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald Riley, and her parents.

She is survived by her sons, Michael Riley and Jenia Riley of Blytheville, Billy Riley and Melina Riley of Texas; two sisters, Linda Peterson and Chris Peterson of Texas and Shannon Lee Coats of Oregan; two brothers, Kenneth Whiteside of Florida and Jimmy Whiteside of California; three grandchildren; three nieces, Casey, Crystal and Ashley; several great-nieces and nephews; and a host of family and friends that will miss her greatly.