Paul Earnest Rigsby

Posted 5/21/20

December 21, 1940 - May 19, 2020Paul Earnest Rigsby, 79, of Jasper, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at his residence. He was retired from the U.S. Navy and the United States Postal Service.The …

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Paul Earnest Rigsby

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December 21, 1940 - May 19, 2020

Paul Earnest Rigsby, 79, of Jasper, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at his residence. He was retired from the U.S. Navy and the United States Postal Service.

The family will receive friends Friday, May 22, 2020, at noon at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel. Burial will be at Mt. Joy Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Rigsby was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jo Rigsby; parents, Al and Luria Rigsby; sister, Sally Crocker; and brothers, Don Rigsby, Joe Rigsby, Curt Rigsby, MacArthur Rigsby and Bobby Rigsby.

He is survived by his daughter, Melissa Norton (Sanford); son, Steve Rigsby; sisters, Betty Robbins, Sylvia Lay (Kenneth) and Patsy Stricklin (Jerry); brothers, J.L. Rigsby (Janis), Jake Rigsby, Wendell Rigsby (Martha), Harold David Rigsby (Johnnie); grandchildren, Meyka Leigh Rigsby and Shawn Rigsby; and great-grandchildren, Nyla Brook Kendrick and Halana Lee Rigsby.

Pallbearers will be Brandon McGaughy, Shawn Rigsby, Jeff Rigsby, Jason Rigsby, Jamie Rigsby and Chad Rigsby.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571