Erma L. Wiggins
Erma L. (Redding) Wiggins, 99, of Paris, Arkansas passed away on July 27, 2021.
She was born January 21, 1922 to the late Susie and Horace Redding. She was preceded in death by her husband, JH (Harlin) Wiggins, sisters Esther Whitson Cothran, Roberta Robberson, Hazel Robberson, and a brother, Arvel Redding.
She attended and was very active in Harmony Assembly of God and after moving to Paris was a longtime member of First Assembly of God in Paris where she served as a Sunday School teacher, children's church leader, Bible Schools, Women's Ministry leader, Prayer Chain warrior and Quilting Group. She was a homemaker and a true Proverbs 31 woman.
Survivors include three daughters: Bernice (Bobby) Davis of Boerne, TX, Linda (Denny) Preissinger of Hillsboro, TX and Reba (Bob) Grady of Doylestown, PA; two sons: Leon (Sandra) Wiggins of Fort Smith and Marvin (Vickey) Wiggins of Paris; two sisters Catherine Henson of Madera, CA and Geneva Morton of Paris; eight grandchildren: Donna (Tim) Winters, Angela (John) Ramirez, Denny (Scooter) Jr. (Debbie) Preissinger, Erick (Suzanne) Wiggins, Jack (Dawn) Grady, Radawna (Jeff) Brescia, Jennifer (Eric Radick) Grady, and Tessa (Jeremiah)Wilson; 19 loved great grandchildren, and three great-great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 pm, Friday, July 30, 2021 at the First Assembly of God Church in Paris.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, July 31, 2021 at First Assembly of God Church in Paris with Rev. Sandra Wiggins and Rev. Kenny Maness officiating. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery in Paris under the direction of Roller Funeral Home of Paris. Online guestbook at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/paris
Pallbearers were Gene Davis, Junior Howell, Larry Robberson, David Robberson, Stephen Robberson, Phillip Robberson, Thomas Robberson, Jim Whitson, Doug Morton and Travis Morton.
Memorial Contributions may be made to FEED THE KIDS, c/o First Assembly of God Church, PO Box 602, Paris, Arkansas 72855.
At the family's request all attendees are asked to wear a mask to the visitation and funeral.
Published by Times Record from Jul. 28 to Jul. 29, 2021.