Obituary for Albert Riggs Sr.
New Bern - Albert N. Riggs, Sr., 77, died Thursday, September 28, 2017 at his vacation home in Maggie Valley, NC.
He was born July 21, 1940 in Craven County, son of the late William Henry and Lila Helen Davis Riggs. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, William Dennis Riggs of Pollocksville.
Mr. Riggs retired from the U. S. Air Force and worked with civil service, retiring as air frame specialist.
He is survived by his children, Albert N. Riggs, Jr. and wife Tina Hebert Riggs of New Bern, Laura Ann Riggs Connor and husband Ronald of New Bern, William A. Riggs and wife Andrea Wrenn Riggs of Newport, and Donna Lynn Jones and husband Tommy of Vanceboro; 11 grandchildren, Jason Scott McIllwain, Christi Blankenship and husband Joseph, Hannah Mathison, Kayla Michelle Connor, Joshua James Connor, Kaitlyn Nicole Riggs, Gabriel Ryan Riggs, Hannah May Riggs, Sarah Gale Riggs, Elijah James Riggs, and Raynah Grace Riggs; great-grandson Joseph Lane Blankenship sister, Della Sue Cannon of Wilson; and former wife, Barbara Cando Riggs.
The family will receive friends 6-7 PM, Tuesday, October 3, 2017 followed by a memorial service at 7:00 PM.
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