Riley Andrew

Andrew, Riley, age 19, passed away in Clarksville, Tennessee on October 12, 2018. Riley was born April 13, 1999 in Honolulu, Hawaii to Todd and Jennifer Andrew. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Thomas Andrew. He is survived by parents, Jennifer (Wilson Reynolds) Andrew and Todd (Jessica) Andrew; paternal grandparents, Andy and Shirley Pawlak; maternal grandparents, Jerry Spaeth and Marcy Spaeth; brothers, Stephen Andrew, Michael Andrew and Aiden Reynolds; best friend, Destinie Bennett; Oreo his cat and Gallagher his dog; several uncles, aunts and cousins.

He was a 2017 graduate of La Vergne High School, where he was a member of the National Honors Society and LGBT Club. Riley lived life to the fullest in all aspects of his life. Whether his go-getter attitude at work, spending time with family and friends, or supporting causes he was passionate about, he committed himself completely. Riley had an uncanny ability to impact people in a deep and positive way, and his loyalty was unmatched.  

Family and friends who wish to honor Riley are invited to a Celebration of Life Service in the chapel at Sellars Funeral Home at Hendersonville on Saturday, October 27th at 3 pm to reminisce, grieve, and celebrate Riley's life. Visitation with the family will be Saturday, October 27th from 2 pm until time of service.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to Centerstone ( to support National Mental Health Research or PFLAG nonprofit organization (

Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Hendersonville, 108 Monthaven Blvd., Hendersonville, TN 37075, 615-265-8535, obit line, 615-758-8818,