July 21, 1927 Feb. 5, 2014
Mrs. Thelma Diggs, 86, of Vallejo, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5 after a long illness. Thelma was born in Newellton, Louisiana. Thelma worked as a psych tech at Napa and Sonoma State Hospital for 22 years. She was a member of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church and belongs to the Order of Eastern Star. She also enjoyed traveling and bowling.
She is preceded in death by her husband, William Diggs.
Thelma is survived by her daughter, Philistine Diggs of Vallejo; sons, Ronald Diggs of Richmond and Donald Diggs of Vallejo; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Monday, Feb. 17 from 3 to 8 p.m., at Wiggins-Knipp Funeral Home, 524 Capitol St. in Vallejo.
Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 11 a.m., also held at Wiggins-Knipp Funeral Home.
Burial will be held at Skyview Memorial Lawn.
Arrangements are under the direction and care of Wiggins-Knipp Funeral Home.
Wiggins-Knipp Funeral Home
524 Capitol Street Vallejo, CA 94590
Published in TimesHeraldOnline on Feb. 16, 2014