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Jerry Thomas Riggs

February 6, 1936 - June 9, 2020

Jerry Thomas Riggs, 84, of Murryville Road, previously of Dogwood Lane, passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 8:30 AM at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington NC. The cause of death was a sudden heart attack. He was born on February 6, 1936 to James Thomas and Nola Riggs who predecease him.

Jerry is survived by his wife, Barbara “Bobbie” Riggs; sons: Jerry and Tim; brother: Ray; and nephews: Dean, Dale, Eric and Adam.

Jerry was a craftsman in the construction industry.

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“Michael Gubista took over the care of my husband and oversaw all of the services. He explained everything thoroughly and he even added some personal touches of his own and welcomed all the attendees that were very meaningful and thoughtful. He really listened to me and provided excellent support at an extremely difficult time.” – Barbara L.


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