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Obituary: Emma L. Anderson Sorley Riffe, Florida


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Emma L. Anderson Sorley Riffe, 75, of Florida, formerly of Surprise, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014.

Survivors include her husband, William "Bud" Riffe; children, Lisa (Duane) Davis, Curtis (Cynthia) Sorley, Teri (Cliff) Larsh, and Tom (Robin) Sorley; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother, James Anderson; sisters, Donna Heiman, Dorothy Crouch, Clara Claycamp, and Carol Gray Nichalson; and stepchildren, Venus Thomas, Kathy Thomas, Tammy Nardozzi and Gerald Riffe.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Richard Allen Sorley.

Funeral service will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Voss Chapel in Seymour with Brian Richard and Doug Pogue officiating. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 9:30 a.m. until service time Saturday. Burial will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Acme.

Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to Hospice of Citrus County or Surprise Christian Church.

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