Welcome to the memorial page for

Donald Leroy Wiggins

April 8, 1929 ~ January 19, 2018 (age 88)

Donald L. Wiggins, age 88, of Rome, passed away on January 19, 2018 at a local facility.

Mr. Wiggins was born April 8, 1929 in East Fultonham, Ohio, the son of the late Leland Wiggins and Agnes Fauley Wiggins. He was of Methodist faith. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Jean Amell Wiggins and a brother, Robert Wiggins.

Mr. Wiggins worked at General Electric Company in Rome as a photographer. He served our nation in both the United States Army and Air Force during the Korean War.

Survivors  include a  son, Robin Wiggins and his wife Joan; three daughters, LuAnn Wiggins Sartin and her husband Allen of Rome, Deborah Wiggins of Rome, Nona Wiggins Conner and her husband Charlie; his 6 grandchildren, Gina Walter (Jason), Mandy Brackett (Danny), Derick Sartin (Kimberely), Cody Wiggins (Brandy), Chip Conner (Kathrina) and Dennis Conner; and his 7 great grandchildren, Justin Walters, Katlyn Walters, Jacob Walters, Austin Angle, Emma Sartin, Cam Wiggins, Cort Conner and Cadence Conner.

A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 2:00 pm at the Mausoleum at Oaknoll Memorial Gardens with the Shanklin-Attaway Post 5 of the American Legion to have charge of Military Rites.

In lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests donations be made to Lewy Body Dimentia Association at

Miller and Richards Oaknoll Chapel Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to serve Mr. Wiggins’ family, please visit to share your memories or leave a condolence message

 Service Information

Memorial Service
January 25, 2018

2:00 PM
Oaknoll Memorial Gardens
2549 Shorter Avenue
Rome, GA 30165

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