Tara Emily Rievley


Tara Emily Rievley, 28, of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, after a long-fought battle with addiction.

She was a loving daughter, sister, and mother. She loved her kids dearly and she would want anyone struggling to please get help, so her death is not in vain.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Tara Cofer Rievley; grandfather, Bill Rievley; great-grandparents: Lloyd and Lennie Cofer, and Fred and Lila Clark; aunt, Kenna Cofer Ledford; and cousin, Austin Cunningham.

She is survived by her children: Malakai Rievley and  Isaiah Robinson; father, Mark Rievley (Tammy); brothers: John Mark Rievley (Whitney), Matthew Rievley (Hannah) and Joshua Rievley (Lily); grandparents: Judith Rievley, Kenneth and Deborah Cofer; nephews: Ezra and Hudson; and several special aunts, uncles and several cousins.

A Celebration of Emily’s Life will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 1, 2021, at the Cleveland Chapel of Companion Funeral Home, with Patrick Milam and Jason Sharp officiating.

Her family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. service. She will be laid to rest following her funeral at Cofer Cemetery. The pallbearers will be Emily’s brothers and cousins.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Emily or your condolences with her family at her online memorial located at

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that a donation be made at Attn: Sharon Welch to Southern Heritage Bank, to help cover expenses.


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