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Leslie Thomas Riggs

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Leslie was born on March 11, 1939 and passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017.

Leslie was a resident of Tennessee.

He was a graduate of Forrest High School Class of 1957.

He was serving 20 years in the United States Navy. During his time serving his country he was stationed at Guantanamo Bay Cuba during the Cuban missile crisis. He also served on the USS Ranger and the USS Coral Sea during the Vietnam era.

Family members will receive friends on Wednesday May 17 2017 from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday May 18 2017 at 1:00 p.m. from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Russell Wyatt officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in Riggs Cemetery in Holts Corner. .