Riley Lee Clarida, 100, formerly of Nakina, died Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017 in New York.
He was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army.
The funeral will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17 in the Peoples Funeral Home Chapel in Whiteville. Viewing will be held Sunday, Sept. 17 one hour prior to and following the service at the funeral home. Burial will be in New Zion Plain Cemetery in Nakina.
Surviving are two sons, Riley Clarida Jr. of Staten Island, N.Y. and Bernard Clarida of Long Island, N.Y.; one daughter, Maebell Burke of Far Rockaway, N.Y.; and one brother, Percy Clarida of Ash.