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Charles Edward Riggs

July 28, 1975 ~ April 17, 2021 (age 45)


Charles Edward Riggs, 45, of Batesville departed this life on Saturday, April 17, 2021 in at the White River Medical Center in Batesville.  He was born in Batesville on July 28, 1975 to Gary and Rebecca Reding Riggs.

During his working years he was a carpenter.  He loved to fish and hunt and enjoyed bow hunting.  He loved to read his Bible and attended Mt. Zion Baptist Church.

Charles is preceded in death by his grandparents, Bobby and Syble Reding, his grandfather, Cleo Riggs and his grandmother, Eunis Pearl Willis.

He is survived by his wife, Renee Riggs, of the home;  sons, Dakota Riggs of Heber Springs, Adam Berry, of Batesville, Roger Berry of Conway, Robert Berry, of Rogers; daughters, Breanna Riggs, of Pocahontas, Heather Armstrong, of Batesville, Destiny Colon, of Batesville; brothers, John Riggs (Janice), of Banner, Brent Riggs (Heather) of Batesville; sister, Tiffany Piety (Zack) of Batesville; grandchildren, Katy Armstrong and Eliana Colon; many extended family members, several nieces, and a nephew. 

A Celebration of Life for Charles will be Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Doty Southside Funeral Service, 2180 Batesville Blvd, Southside, Arkansas with Bro. Kendell Weaver officiating.  Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. until service time.  

Final resting place will be in Shamrock Cemetery in Charlotte, Arkansas.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Doty Southside Funeral Service.




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April 20, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Chapel of Doty Southside Funeral Service Svc (Batesville Blvd, Southside)

Celebration of Life
April 20, 2021

7:00 PM
Doty Southside Funeral Svc (Batesville Blvd, Southside, Arkansas)

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