Rita Wiggins, 95, of Gradyville, Kentucky, died Monday, October 14, 2019 at 6:45 P.M. at her home.
She was born July 10, 1924 in Plaquemine, La to the late Joseph Evenie and Emily Daig Tullier. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Merl D. Wiggins, Sr. on December 8, 2015; three brothers, Lester, Joseph Jr. and Paul Tullier; and one sister, Dorothy Bourgoyne. She was a member of Columbia Christian Church and a former bookkeeper.
Survivors Include; one son Merl (Patricia Willis) Wiggins, Jr. of Gradyville; two daughters Carolyn Wiggins and Marsha Ann Wiggins both of Gradyville; three grandchildren Merl Drue (Allison) Wiggins, III, Michael Dale (Tracy) Willis, Jr., Christopher Scott (Pascha) Wiggins all of the Houston, Texas area; seven great grandchildren Joshua Wiggins, Adam Wiggins, Jacob Wiggins, Morgan Wiggins, Regan Wiggins, Travis Willis and Tess Willis
A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. at Abundant Life Christian Assembly in Plaquemine, LA with Bro. Mark A. Thomas officiating.
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements