Davy (Pap) Lee Riggins


Davy (Pap) Lee Riggins, 87 of Little Hocking, Ohio died at Brookdale in Marietta on September 12, 2017. He was born in Belpre, Ohio on January 27, 1930 and was the son of the late Clarence Wolf and Audra Mae Stutler Riggins. He retired from Ames, Plant #2 as a welder. He served in the Navy Reserves. He was a member of the Marietta Gun Club, the Morgan County Gun Club. He enjoyed restoring antique tractors, hunting, skeet shooting and bird watching.

Surviving are his six children, Karen Crites of Belpre, Ohio, Sharon Muntz of Marietta, Ohio, Steven (Mary) Riggins of Little Hocking, Ohio, Deanna (James) Riggs of Washington, WV, Ruth (Larry) Augenstein of McConnelsville, Ohio, and Darla (Marshall) Logston of Little Hocking, Ohio. Also surviving is a daughter-in-law Becky Riggins of Little Hocking, Ohio eighteen grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren, four great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife of over 50 years, Ruth Goudy Riggins, a son David Allen Riggins, 2 brothers, 2 sisters, and a great grandson Brandon Travis.

Services will be on Friday at 11:00 A.M. at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre with Pastor David Nutt officiating. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Belpre Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.LeavittFuneralHome.com.