Richard Tolley, 79 formerly of Ripley, W.V. And Inverness, Fl., passed away on February 11, 2018 at his residence in Cleveland, TN, after a long battle with COPD and heart failure. 

Rick was born to Charles and Georgia Tolley on May 16, 1938 in Ripley, West Virginia.

He owned and operated Tolley Painting Contractors over 30 years before moving to Tennessee. 

He was a Christian and never lost his love for West Virginia.

He is survived by his wife of 43 years; two sons, Richard (and Phyllis) Tolley and Butch (and Melinda) Tolley; four grandchildren, Meisha Bertens, Land Tolley, Evie Anna Tolley and Adican McMahan; two brothers David (and Mickey) Tolley of Inverness and Dan Tolley of Orlando.

There was no service per his request.

Arrangements entrusted to Companion Funeral Home of Cleveland Tennessee.