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Jack Riggs, age 81 of Andersonville

Jack Riggs, age 81 of Andersonville passed away on July 15, 2018 at his residence. Jack was of the Baptist Faith and retired from Big Ridge State Park after 48 years of service. Jack is preceded in death by his wife, Thelma Riggs; parents, John and Gertie Riggs; brothers, Henry, Cliff & TJ Riggs.

He is survived by:

Children…………….   Brian Riggs & wife Marie

      Cindy Dangerfield & husband Destry (Tater)

      Tina Johnson & husband Earl

Grandchildren…     Craig Hanna, Serena Satterfield, Scarlet Von Strange,

      Jeremy Riggs and Emily Riggs

Great Grandchildren.        Isabella (Bella) Hanna, Bentley Satterfield,

                  Lee Satterfield, Brianna Satterfield, Kristen Riggs,

                  Daisy Riggs, Jake Riggs, Elijah Riggs, & McKenzie

Several nieces and nephews

Caregiver……………  Brooke Miracle


The family will receive friends 5:00-7:00 pm, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at Holley Gamble Funeral Home with funeral services to follow in the chapel. His graveside will be 2:00 pmWednesday at New Loyston Memorial Garden. Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements. holleygamble.com

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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