OBITUARY

Audrey Dare Riley Tyree

October 1, 1932April 28, 2021
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Audrey Dare Riley Tyree, 88, of Madison Heights, went home to be with her Lord, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at her residence. She was the wife of the late Aubrey “Bo” Nathaniel Tyree.

Born October 1, 1932 in Lynchburg, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Aubrey and Virginia Mays Riley and was also preceded in death by a son, Michael Tyree. Mrs. Tyree was a retired secretary with Central Virginia Training Center. She was a member of Madison Heights Baptist Church, where she served as a leader for the Sunbeams, member of the choir, a Sunday School Teacher, and as a Deacon of the Church.

Mrs. Tyree is survived by three children, Aubrey Wayne Tyree of Madison Heights, Margaret Harding and husband William of Cary, NC, and Steve D. Tyree of Lynchburg; four grandchildren, Stephanie Tyree, Samantha Stratton and husband John, Susan Tyree, and Scott Harding; two great-grandchildren, Arabella Stratton and Colter Stratton and many special nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

A service to celebrate Mrs. Tyree’s life will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, May 1, 2021 at Madison Heights Baptist Church with The Rev. Dr. Todd Blake, The Rev. Steve Tyree, The Rev. William Harding, and The Rev. Margaret Harding officiating. Interment will follow at Fort Hill memorial Park.

The family will receive friends, at the church, prior to the service from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. and other times at the Tyree residence.

Due to Covid-19 and for everyone’s safety, everyone is encouraged to wear a mask and maintain social distancing at all services.

Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider Madison Heights Baptist Church.

To send online condolences to the family, please visit www.whittenmonelison.com.

Whitten Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Monelison Chapel is serving the family.

  • FAMILY

  • Aubrey "Bo" Nathaniel Tyree, Husband (deceased)
  • Thomas Aubrey Riley, Father (deceased)
  • Virginia Mays Riley, Mother (deceased)
  • Michael Tyree, Son (deceased)
  • Mrs. Tyree is also survived by four grandchildren, Stephanie Tyree, Samantha Stratton and husband John, Susan Tyree, and Scott Harding; two great-grandchildren, Arabella Stratton and Colter Stratton and many special nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • John Stratton
  • Gary Straw
  • Tony Campbell
  • Billy Wright
  • MIke Garrett
  • Kenneth Farrar
  • Steve Newton
  • Jeff France
  • Donald Tyree, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Lynn Cooke, Honorary Pallbearer
  • DONATIONS

  • Madison Heights Baptist Church

Services

  • Visitation

    Saturday, May 1, 2021

  • Celebration of Life

    Saturday, May 1, 2021

Memories

Audrey Dare Riley Tyree

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Carolyn Martin

May 5, 2021

My prayers are with the family. I will always remember Audrey’s smile. She will be missed.

David & Dianne Stedman

May 2, 2021

Sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing.She was the sweetest person. Sending prayers to her family.

Allen Freeman Jr

April 30, 2021

Mrs. Tyree was such a wonderful and lovely person. My love and prayers go to her family.

Rita Abbott

April 30, 2021

Wayne, Steve and Margaret,
So very sorry to read of your mom's passing. We remember your mom at church and how pretty she always looked. We will always remember her sweet smile and how she loved her family and church family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all, please know that we are praying for everyone.

God bless,
Johnny and Rita Abbott

Deborah Moore Clark

April 30, 2021

TO Margaret and brothers: Mack and I are so sorry for the loss of your mother. Know that we are thinking about you and holding you close during this time of bereavement. Peace.

Norma Hamilton

April 29, 2021

Always remember my cousin growing up. Always loved her and her family. Wayne, Margaret, Steve and family please know you'll are in my thoughts and prayers. Sorry I can't be with you'll, but have been fighting Covid. Love all of you! Norma Jean ❤🙏

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