HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. — Sally Anne Riley Baron, 70, of Hendersonville was born Feb. 28, 1951, in Deventer, Missouri, and passed away on Friday, Nov. 19, 2021, at Pardee Hospital in Hendersonville. She was the daughter of the late James Clifton and Earlene (Nolen) Riley.
Sally’s life was marked by generosity. She was always thinking of others and of ways to bless them. She was intelligent and dedicated – to her work and her family. She loved connecting with her many nieces and nephews (and then great-nieces and great-nephews). She knew and loved God, and it is a comfort to know she is with Him as well as her parents and siblings who have passed. Sally was a graduate of Charleston High School. She attended the University of Missouri-Rolla graduating in 1973 with a degree in Computer Science.
On Oct. 26, 1985, she was united in marriage to Steve Baron, who survives of the home.
Sally is predeceased by her parents, brothers Melvin, Russell and Ray.
Sally is survived by brothers Ronnie, Alvin, and Dennis. Sisters Alice Thurstin, Doris Smith, Faye (Harry) Gosche, Sue Chatman, Jeanette Adkisson and Joyce Poole; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, at the East Prairie Memorial Park Cemetery in East Prairie, Missouri.
McMikle Funeral Home of Charleston, Missouri, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be shared at www.mcmiklefuneralhome.com.
Memorial contributions may be made to a No Kill Animal Rescue in your area.