Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Union City First Baptist Church, with Dr. Cecil Sewell officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery near Union City.
The family will receive friends from 9-11 a.m. Thursday at the church.
White-Ranson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers will be his grandsons. Honorary pallbearers will be members of Hope Sunday School Class at Union City First Baptist Church and the Tennessee Bricklayers for Christ.
The family requests that memorials be made to Care Ministry of Union City First Baptist Church; Obion County Hometown Walk of Hope; or the charity of the donor’s choice.
He was born March 22, 1936, in Obion County, son of the late Carl Summers and Margaret Feneda (Caudle) Crigger. He married the former Peggy Louise Harris on Aug. 26, 1953. She survives.
He was a member and deacon of Union City First Baptist Church and a member of the Hope Sunday School Class. He was also active as a volunteer missionary and a member of Tennessee Bricklayers for Christ. He was a retired salesman for the Wonder Bread Co., where he worked for 34 years.
He is also survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Teresa and Ray Nichols of Sparks, Nev., and Joan and Brian Slusser of Union City; two sons and daughters-in-law, Dwight and Sonia Crigger of Andalusia, Ala., and Chris and Tina Crigger of Corinth, Miss.; and nine grandchildren, Reagan Humber, Sarah Grathwohl, Cary Humber, Elizabeth Becton, Nathan Pruitt, Callie-Marie Crigger, Carl Crigger, Will Crigger and Kyle Crigger.
He was preceded in death by his son, Terry Wayne Crigger; his granddaughter, Kristi Pruitt; his grandson, Brian Marshall Humber; his sister, Hilda Crigger; and two brothers, Carlton Crigger and Jimmy Crigger.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.