Tony Gene Riggs
1932 — 2021
Tony Gene Riggs, passed away peacefully, Thursday, July 22, 2021, just one month after he reached his 89th birthday. Tony was born in Ridgely, TN and his family migrated to Southeast Missouri, where he lived until he met his wife, Sue Shirley. They married in the First Baptist Church in Caruthersville, Missouri and celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary in February. He is preceded in death by his parents, Ezra and Docia, his brothers and sisters, Lanal, Donald, Connie, Wilma, Barney, Cecil, Elwood, Grace, and his grandson, Michael John Riggs. Tony left behind his wife, Sue Riggs; 2 sons, Tony Michael Riggs and his wife, Teri, Dennis Elwood Riggs; 3 grandsons, Dennis Anthony, Jesse,...