TRENTON - Curtis J. Diggs, 57, of Trenton, departed this life on Thursday, March 21, 2013, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton.
Born in Philadelphia, Pa., Mr. Diggs was raised in Freehold. He was a 1973 graduate of Freehold Regional High School later moving to Trenton. He was employed as a mason and worked in construction all over New Jersey.
Predeceased by his parents, George and Rebecca Diggs, sisters, Shirley Conover, Barbara Turner, Barbara Fitzpatrick, Brenda Thomas and Comelita Williams, surviving are his mother, Sylvia Thomas; his loving wife of 44 years, Annie M. Brown-Diggs; sons, Andrew Brown, Curtis (Tara) Brown, Cahli (Angela) Brown of Trenton; daughters, Chrystal (Billy) Woodard of Plainsboro and Belisha (Travon) Romeo of Hamilton; a brother, Lee (Leslie) Thomas of Pennsylvania; a sister, Emily (Nathaniel) Mumford; 14 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, special nephews, Thomas Gamble and Melvin Fitzpatrick; godchildren, Shaniqua Thomas and Cynthia Branch of Trenton; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Trenton Deliverance Center, 1100 S. Clinton Ave., Trenton. Interment will be in Ewing Cemetery. Calling hours will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Trenton Deliverance Center. Arrangements are by the Campbell Funeral Chapel, Trenton.