Doyle Kenneth Riggs, of Sweetwater, passed away on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019. He was a truck driver for ABF and retired after four million safe driving miles. He was a woodworker, gardener and he flipped houses. He was a member of O.K. Houck Masonic Lodge in Memphis for over 50 years.

He was 92 years old.

Preceded in death by: his son, Kenneth Gary Riggs, and an infant son; parents, Noah and Mary Riggs; his first wife, Nancy Page Riggs; two brothers, Coy and Charles Allen Riggs; sister, Vera Behnke.

Survivors include: his wife, Ruth Riggs;

Children, Shelia Riggs Shipman (Paul), Jeffrey Lynn Riggs (Peggy), Anthony Doyle Riggs (Gonda), Ginger Faith Harris;

Stepson, William Wheeler;

Numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be private.

Loudon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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