Mark “Hawk” Riley, age 57, passed away at his home in Ball Ground, Georgia, on June 9, 2014. He worked at American Proteins for the past two years. For many years before that he worked in the HVAC industry. He enjoyed working hard, spending time with his family, friends and his dog Bit. He will be greatly missed, as he always had a great attitude and an ability to connect with people. He is survived by his mother, Clara Riley; sister, Laurie Baldwin; companion, Glenda Thacker. He is also survived by Angelia Thacker Cogley, Christy Cogley and Kendall Cogley. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Cagle Funeral Home to help with expenses, 364 E. Church Street, Jasper, Georgia 30143 (706)692-6615. Cagle Funeral Home was honored to serve the Riley family.