LEBANON -- Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon, April 1 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Mr. Rigsby, 95, of Lebanon. Born February 9, 1914, in Smith County, he was the son of the late Hugh and Lucy Craighead and was a lifelong farmer.
Mr. Rigsby died March 30, 2009 at Lebanon’s University Medical Center Hospital.
Services were conducted by Brother Bobby Watts, Brother Ronnie Watts and Brother Dallas Ferrell. Interment followed at the Ridgewood Cemetery in Carthage.
Survivors include: sisters Frances McDonald and Beatrice Jones -- both of Lebanon; numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by siblings Bulah Wilkerson, Erline Goad, Linnie Watts, James and Jerry Rigsby. Pallbearers: John Murphy, J. R. Murphy, Billy Watts, Kenneth Watts, Ronnie Watts and Kevin Watts.
Arrangements by Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home.