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RIGSBY, Sybil SYBIL IRENE WILLS RIGSBY Sybil Irene Wills Rigsby, 86, of Douglasville, passed Friday, May 16, 2014. She was born September 18, 1927 in Winder, Georgia, to Lelus Roy and Ella Martin Wills. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by son, John Allen Buyers, husbands; John Buyers, Curtis Corley and Donald Rigsby; brother-in-law Orville Dokey Sr, nephew Orville Dokey Jr. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt. Survivors include sister, Clara Dokey, son, Robert E. "Gene" (Jeannie) Buyers; grandchildren, Keith Buyers, Dan (Ildemaris) Buyers, Michelle (Reese) Jacobs; Great-grandchildren, Daniel, Isabel, Gavin, and Liam Buyers, Connor and Owen Jacobs, niece, Janet Boggs, numerous grandnieces, nephews, cousins and stepchildren. Mrs. Rigsby retired from Georgia Power Company and remained active in the Ambassadors retiree organization. She was an active long-time member of Park Street Methodist Church, a member of Wesley Class and UMW. Visitation will be Tuesday, May 20, at 12:30 followed by a memorial service at 2:00 at Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven. Graveside services Wednesday, May 21, 11:00 at Forest Lawn, College Park. Flowers are welcome but memorial contributions to the are encouraged. Arrangements by: Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, Douglasville, GA 30134, 770-942-4246


Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on May 19, 2014
Sybil Rigsby
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