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George Junior Wiggs

April 21, 1945 ~ April 20, 2022 (age 76)


George J. Wiggs, age 76, passed away Wednesday at Wayne/UNC Health Care. Born in Wayne County, NC, he was the son of the late George W. and Beulah Merritt Wiggs.  George was a retired Veteran with the United States Army and was previously employed with Wayne Oil Company.  

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 23, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home Chapel in Goldsboro, NC.  Burial, with full military honors, will follow in Wayne Memorial Park. A time of visitation will be held Saturday from 12:30 to 1:45 pm at the funeral home.

George is survived by his wife, Jackie Wells Wiggs; his daughters, Pamela Sue Teachey and Kimberly Jo Barton; his son, Thomas Glenn Wiggs; his brother, James Franklin Wiggs; his sister, Sheila Ann Foster; grandchildren, Erin, Preston, T.J., Hunter, Ava, Bryson, Harper, Ivy and Ameilia; great grandchildren, Charlie Mae, Caitlyn and Callum.

Along with his parents, George was preceded in death by his brother, Howard Merritt.

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Funeral Service
April 23, 2022

2:00 PM
Shumate - Faulk Funeral Home
2873 US Hwy. 117
Dudley, NC 28333

Interment following funeral service
April 23, 2022

Wayne Memorial Park
2925 US-117
Dudley, NC 28333

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