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Walter Earl Riggs

January 24, 1936 April 20, 2018
Walter Earl Riggs
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Obituary for Walter Earl Riggs

Walter Earl Riggs, age 82, passed away in his Mustang home on April 20, 2018. He was born January 24, 1936 in Okc, OK to Earl & Lucille Stripling Riggs. Walter attended Mustang Schools & graduated Mustang High in 1954. Soon after, he joined the Air National Guard, being discharged in 1960. He then went to work for the IRS as a tax agent for 20yrs. He and his late wife Fran served as Canadian County Deputy Sheriffs for years before moving to Salida, CO opening Riggs Tax Service. Walter enjoyed woodworking, he was also a Master Gardener, & he loved operating his trail ride service in Colorado. He is survived by his son Steve Riggs and wife Linda, Mustang, OK, daughter Jayna Riggs-Gordon, Mustang, OK, step-daughter LaDonna Inman and husband Carter, St. Petersburg, FL, step-son Scott Wall and wife Leah, Hendersonville, NC, 11 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren, brother Charles Riggs and wife Ruth, Mt. Juliet, TN, half-brother Scott Glenn and wife Lynn, Salida, CO, and half-sister Linda Paul, Colo Springs, CO. He is preceded in death by his parents and wife Frances Irene Holt Riggs.

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