Larry Benjamin Ben Riggs (2000 - 2019)

  • "Ben had the talent of lighting up the room with his smile...."
    - Mary Brooks
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    - Johnny & Sharon Rogers
  • "Ben was a truly unique person who had the ability to bring..."
    - Manuel and Angela Gunter
Service Information
Hatcher Funeral Home
3464 Jefferson Davis Highway
Graniteville, SC
29829
(803)-593-8778
Visitation
Thursday, Jul. 11, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Hatcher Funeral Home
3464 Jefferson Davis Highway
Graniteville, SC 29829
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Lying in State
Friday, Jul. 12, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Christian Heritage Church
Graniteville, SC
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Celebration of Life
Friday, Jul. 12, 2019
2:00 PM
Christian Heritage Church
Graniteville, SC
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Obituary

Larry Benjamin Riggs "Ben"
Warrenville - Mr. Larry Benjamin "Ben" Riggs, 19, of Warrenville, SC, beloved son of Larry Clint and Jan Heath Riggs, entered into rest on Saturday, July 6, 2019.
Ben was a lifelong resident of Aiken County, SC. He enjoyed making people laugh and fishing. He was also known to be a daredevil....known for cutting back flips and living life on the edge. More than anything however, Ben loved spending time with his four-month old son, Lenwood Benjamin "Lenny" Riggs. Lenny was the love of his daddy's life.
In addition to his parents and son, family members include his siblings, Thomas Kaleb and his wife, Sierra Riggs, Aiken, SC and Lauren Kaylee Riggs, Aiken, SC; grandparents, Kenny and Cathy Riggs, Aiken, SC and Diane and Gerald Thompson, Warrenville, SC; great-grandmother, Marie Coon, Warrenville, SC; nephew, who Ben adored, Karter Blake Riggs, uncles Todd Heath and his fiancee, Christy Leemon, Franklin, KY and Kenneth and his wife, Renee Riggs, North Augusta, SC and his best bud, who was more like a brother, Brett Watkins. Let us not forget his beloved fur children, Ralo, Pepper, Gracie Mae, Izzy and Marlee.
The family will greet friends on Thursday, July 11, 2019, from 5 until 8 o'clock at Hatcher Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 3464 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Graniteville, SC. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Friday, July 12, 2019, at 2 o'clock at Christian Heritage Church, Graniteville, SC. Pastor Jonathan Randall will officiate. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Graniteville, SC. Pallbearers will be Chandler Feagin, Mitchell Heath, Holden Heath, Will Sheehan, Brandon Stutts, Dillon Seigler and Sam Riggs. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Chase Feagin, Wayne Holley, Dakota Banks, Skyler Curry and Blake Faircloth. Ben will be placed in the church at 1 o'clock on Friday.
Visit www.HatcherFuneralHome.com to leave a message of condolence for the family and share memories of Ben.
Published in The Aiken Standard and North Augusta Star on July 10, 2019
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