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James Riggins

February 15, 1950 — November 5, 2023

Dothan

James Riggins

James M. Riggins Sr., was born February 15, 1950 in Banks Alabama. He was one of fifteen children to his parents Mr. Willie and Mrs. Minnie Riggins.

During his life he worked many jobs and specialized in fencing. Mr. Riggins has always been hardworking and selfless individual. He was dedicated to being an outstanding provider for his family. He valued family and loved them just as much as he loved himself. He made friends during his life that he learned from as well as taught valuable lessons in life.

HE WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HIS PARENTS: Mr. Willie (Minnie) Riggins and siblings, Daniel, Coner "Bud," Frank James, Homer "Ben," Willie Henry, Edna, Rebecca, Lucy, and Christine

HE LEAVES TO CHERISH HIS MEMORIES: his wife, VAlerie Riggins; two sons, James (Bridget) Riggins Jr., Ricky Lee; one daughter, ANgie; siblings, Jerry, Wonnie (Aaron), Nellie, Avoirl; his grandchildren, Raymond (April), Shantila (Mel), Kimberly (Tyree), JAmes (Sarentee) and a host of sorrowing great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends

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Past Services

Visitation

Friday, November 10, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Unity Family Funeral Home

1215 Leona St, Dothan, AL 36303

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Funeral Service

Saturday, November 11, 2023

11:00am - 12:30 pm (Central time)

Unity Family Funeral Home

1215 Leona St, Dothan, AL 36303

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Burial

Saturday, November 11, 2023

12:30 - 1:30 pm (Central time)

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