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“Riggsy, as we called her, was my parents next door neighbor for several year. I loved her to death. She was the most wonderful, crafty, talented...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Rebecca Campbell - Longview, TX

“My heartfelt sympathy for all the family and my prayers are for all of you. Just remember that she is 'just away'. I did not know Mrs. Riggs...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Martha Gerald - Seneca, SC

“It was a true blessing to know Miss Winnie and an even bigger blessing to find out that we were related. Although we only knew her for a short time...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: William & Michelle Hill - TX

“Gene and Libby, Lauren & Doug -- my thoughts and prayers are with you. You were all so precious to her, and I know you will miss her. ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Helen Bebout - Gaithersburg, MD

“Paul and I would like to extend our warmest condolences to you all. She was a remarkable woman and I am so glad I got to meet her. You are in our...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Judy Giacomozzi & Paul Luca - MA

“Auntie Lauren, Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. We love you. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: "Kim, Darryn, Aidan and Lexi" - MA

“Winnie Riggs was such a joy to be around, and she will surely be missed by so many. I remember how much energy she always had; it was amazing! She...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Daniel Fetterolf - Greenville, SC

“My condolences on the loss of your grandmother, my thoughts are with you and your family Lauren. You have shared so many stories of your grandmother...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: LuAnn

“Lauren, Sorry to hear about your grandmother, she certainly lived a long life. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your dad at this time. Love...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Judy and Julie - Randolph, MA

“We will miss you Grandmother but are very thankful that you are no longer suffering and at peace now. You will be loved always. Dad, Libby, Lauren...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Chris & Joshua - Milton, MA

“It was an honor and a pleasure taking care of Ms. Winnie. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this sad time. Patty Holcombe ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Patty Holcombe - Seneca, SC


Winnie G. Riggs -
Central, SC

Mrs. Winnie Glover Riggs, 102, wife of the late Edwin E. Riggs, passed away Monday, July 11, 2011 at Cottingham Hospice House, Seneca.

Born December 23, 1908 in Heidelberg, MS, a daughter of the late William J. and Cornelia Nix Glover, Mrs. Riggs was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.

Surviving are a son, Edwin Eugene Riggs, Jr. of Central, SC; a granddaughter, Lauren of Milton, MA; a grandson, Douglas of Seneca, SC; and a sister, Jewell Lynch of Grimesland, NC.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.robinsonfuneralhomes.com or in person at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown, which is assisting the family.