Posted: Friday, April 29, 2011 12:53 pm
The Messenger, April 29, 2011
Leo Wiggins, 89, of the Lynnville community in Graves County, Ky., died 8:20 a.m. April 28, 2011, at Mills Health and Rehab Center in Mayfield, Ky.
Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Saturday in Lynnville Cemetery, with Jackson Funeral Home in Dukedom in charge of arrangements.
Friends may call at the funeral home 5-8 p.m. today.
He was born July 25, 1921, in Graves County, son of the late Oscar and Ida (Watson) Wiggins. He was the widower of Datha Dell (Farmer) Wiggins, who died Dec. 31, 1999.
He was a self-employed mill operator and had lived in Lynnville all his life.
Survivors include five sons, Kenneth Wiggins, Philip Wiggins and Michael Wiggins, all of Lynnville, Garry Wiggins of Kevil, Ky., and Jimmy Wiggins of Mayfield; 14 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by his son, Danny Ray Wiggins; his brother, Earl D. Wiggins; and three sisters, Daisy Williams, Josephine Crittendon and Nancy Doran.
Online tributes may be left at www.hornbeakfuneralchapel.com.