Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Obituaries

September 11, 2013

Tom Riggs, 57

March 3, 1956 – September 9, 2013

Greensburg — Tom Riggs, 57, of Greensburg, passed away Monday, September 9, 2013, at his residence. He was born on March 3, 1956 in Dayton, Ky., the son of Floyd H. Jr. and Barbara Sue (Walls) Riggs.

Born in Kentucky and raised in California, Tom resided at Lake Santee for the past 5 years. He graduated from Jac-Cen-Del High School in 1974. He was a computer graphic designer, musician, singer and song writer.

He married Rosie D. Cole in Reno, Nevada on October 4, 1979 and she survives. Other survivors include his mother, Barbara Sue Riggs of Columbus, Ohio; his son, Thomas Floyd Riggs of Greensburg; his sisters, Tammy Sue Hardy of Edgewood, Ky., and Katherine (Jon) Hufford of Columbus, Ohio; and his brother, Gary Edward Riggs of Pacifica, Calif. He was preceded in death by his father.

A celebration of life service will begin at 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 14, 2013 at his residence. The Bass & Gasper Funeral Home and Crematory has been entrusted with the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to the Autism Society of America. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.bassgasper.com.

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