Royce D. Riley

Royce D. Riley of Mt. Pleasant, passed away on August 25, 2017 in Tyler, Texas.  He was born on May 26, 1962 to Gerald & Wanda (Miller) Riley in Mt. Pleasant, Texas.  He was a member of the North Jefferson Church of Christ.  He was survived by his mother, Wanda Miller of Mt. Pleasant, TX; daughter & son-in-law, Nikki & Taylor Amerson of Naples, TX; grandson, Case Amerson of Naples, TX; sister & brother-in-law, Djuana & Steve Thomas of Mt. Pleasant, TX; uncle & aunt, Weldon & Joann Miller of Mt. Pleasant, TX; uncle & aunt, Doyle & Brenda Riley of Mt. Pleasant, TX; aunt, Glenda Roth of Colorado; nieces, Stephanie Thomas, & Hollyn Earl, niece & spouse,  Ashley & Shawn Earl all of Mt. Pleasant, TX.  He is preceded in death by his father, Gerald Riley; daughter, Brittany Riley; grandparents, Walter & Vera Miller, Clinton & Vivian Riley. 

Visitation will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Bates-Cooper-Sloan Funeral Home.  Services will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, August 27, 2017 at Bates-Cooper-Sloan Chapel.  Online registry is available at

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