De QUEEN, Ark.—Mitchell Dwain Riley, 69, of Gillham, Ark., died Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in Hot Springs, Ark.

Mr. Riley was born Sept. 24, 1943, in King, Ark. He was employed with Pilgrim’s Pride and a member of Assembly of God, De Queen. 

Survivors include his wife, Cynthia Haarmeyer Riley of Gillham; two sons, Mitchell Riley Jr. of Storm Lake, Iowa, and Jason Riley of Little Rock; one daughter, Melissa Riley of Gillham; one brother and sister-in-law, James and Linda Riley of Gillham; two sisters, Melissa Bishop of Roseburg, Ore., and Maxine Barnes of Gillham; four grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Wilkerson Funeral Home with the Revs. Shane Haarmeyer and Ray Reynolds officiating. Burial will be in Valley Cemetery.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Online registration is at

wilkersonfuneralhomes.com.



Published: 10/10/2012