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Robert Shelton Wiggs

December 19, 1931 ~ March 19, 2020 (age 88)


Robert Shelton Wiggs, 88, died Thursday at his residence. Born in Durham County, he was the son of the late Robert C. Wiggs and Pearl Pearce Wiggs and husband of the late Dora LaVerne Kleinert Wiggs. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Susan Elizabeth Johnson. Robert was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Air Force and a member of The First Church in Goldsboro.  

A graveside service will be held Tuesday at 11:00am at Wayne Memorial Park with Chaplain Ramon Mizell officiating.

Mr. Wiggs is survived by a son, Robert Alan Wiggs; a sister, Sandra McIver; along with his grandchildren, great grandchildren, and a very special caregiver Carolyn Banks.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan  Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601

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Graveside Service
March 24, 2020

11:00 AM
Wayne Memorial Park
2925 US-117
Dudley, NC 28333

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