Jerry Riggins(1939 - 2013)

Jerry N. Riggins


Jerry N. Riggins, 73, of Easley, loving husband for 31 years to Mandy Riggins, died Monday, July 15, 2013.

Born in Greenville, he was a son of the late Roy and Annie Bell Riggins.

Jerry retired after 32 years of service at Piedmont Forklift and was a member of Berea First Baptist Church.

Jerry enjoyed camping and boating. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughters, Mitzie Forrester (Glen) and Allison Foy (Tommy); sons, Roy "Butch" Riggins and Allen Mills (Stephanie); eight grandchildren; one great grandchild; sisters, Billie Lancaster and Clara Cordle; and brother, Donny Ray Riggins.

He was preceded in death by sister, Patricia Riggins.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, July 17, 2013 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest. The funeral service will be held Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. in the Northwest Chapel. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park.

The family will be at the home.

Condolences may be made to the family by visiting

Funeral Home

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Northwest Chapel
6710 White Horse Road Greenville, SC 29611
(864) 294-6415

Published in The Greenville News on July 17, 2013