Paul Briley, 82, of Savannah, died on Sunday, Aug. 2. He was born in Savannah, the son of the late Grover “Bake” and Nellie Jones Briley. He was united in marriage to Ila Ann Webb, who preceded him in death. Mr. Briley preached for over 45 years and was a member of Pickwick Church of Christ. He retired from B&R Lumber Company where he was a bookkeeper and a salesman. He is survived by his children, Keith Briley of Horn Lake, Mississippi, Kevin Briley of Jacksonville, Alabama, and Paula Jennings of Bartlett, Tennessee; five grandchildren; brothers, Billy Briley and Sammy Briley, both of Savannah; and sisters, Portia Reyna of Salinas, California, Elaine Colyn of Seattle, Washington, Betty Chessor of Pocahontas, Tennessee, and Angela DeShazier of Savannah. In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by his infant brother, Earl Gean Briley; and his sister, Evelyn Jo Weathers. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of your choice in memory of Paul Dean Briley. A graveside service was held on Wednesday, Aug. 5, at Memory Gardens in Savannah with Tracy Love officiating.