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Charles Riggs, Taylor County, KY (1934-2015)

He was the owner and operator of Riggs Tile Company in Campbellsville, KY. He professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist Faith. He was the son of the late Richard Riggs and Lucinda White Riggs. His wife of 57 years, Audra J. Harmon, survives. He leaves 16 direct living descendants.
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Charles Riggs, 80, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 7:50amET, Saturday, September 19, 2015, in Campbellsville, KY.

The funeral services will be at 12pmNoonCT/1pmET, Monday, September 21, 2015, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Bro. Don Watson. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old U.S. 68, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be after 7amCT/8amET, Monday, until time for the funeral.

Charles Riggs, Taylor County, KY (1934-2015)

Charles Riggs of Campbellsville, KY, was the son of the late Richard Riggs and Lucinda White Riggs. He was born in Taylor County, Kentucky, October 19, 1934. He died Saturday, September 19, 2015, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 80 years, 11 months.

He professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith.

Charles was owner and operator of Riggs Tile Company in Campbellsville.

He united in marriage to Audra J. Harmon May 10, 1958.

Besides his wife, Audra Riggs, he is survived by the following:
  • One son and two daughters: Wayne Newcome and wife, Kathy of Campbellsville, KY; Sheila Bloyd of Lexington, KY; and Kim Mali of Nashville, TN

  • Eight grandchildren: Matthew Newcome, Sarah Newcome and Aaron Newome and wife, Mary of Campbellsville, KY; John Newcome of Louisville, KY; Christian Bloyd of Nicholasville, KY; Miranda Holmes and husband, John of Lexington, KY; Jack Mali and Sam Mali of Nashville, TN

  • Five great-grandchildren: Karen Holmes, J.T. Holmes, Piper Holmes, Campbell W. Newcome and baby Newcome

  • One brother and one sister: Elroy Riggs and wife, Rachel of Campbellsville, KY; and Elaine Harrison and husband, Danny of Louisville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
He was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters, Orval Riggs, Weldon Riggs, Lou Ann Turner and Donna Riggs Payne.

Send condolences to the family of Charles Riggs

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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