Brian Lee Niles

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Brian Lee Niles, 40, Moundville, Mo., passed away Monday, April 14, 2014, at his home in Moundville. Brian was born Aug. 29, 1973, in Las Vegas, Nev., and came to Galena at a young age. He was raised there and attended school in Galena. Brian spent most of his working life as a carpenter in the Joplin area.

Survivors include his mother, Mildred Burris, Nevada; one sister, Carole Niles, of the home; one brother, Tom Niles, Nevada; one niece, Lavaunna Rose Walker, of the home; and three stepchildren, J.D. Cobb, T.J. Cobb, and A.J. Cobb, all of Baxter Springs, Kan.

Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Friday, April 18, at the Moundville Cemetery, Moundville. Friends may call now and until the hour of service at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.

View obituary and send condolences online at