George Wigfall


The Rev. George "Sonny" Nehemiah Wigfall Jr., 68, of Jacksonville, died Nov. 12, 2013.

Service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at the St. Julia A.M.E. Zion Church with the Revs. E. Dobson and W. Moore officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery.

He was a lifetime member of St. Julia A.M.E. Zion Church, served in the U.S. Navy and was employed as a pipe fitter aboard Camp Lejeune.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Wigfall of the home; sons, Clifford and Jason Wigfall, both of Jacksonville and Theron Wigfall of Roanoke, Va.; siblings, Maxine Benjamin of Long Island, N.Y., Samuel Wigfall of St. Louis, Cynthia Simon of Jacksonville and Joyce Williams of N.Y.; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Morgan Funeral Home in Jacksonville and at the residence.

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Published in Jacksonville Daily News from Nov. 17 to Nov. 20, 2013
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