Billy Gene Wiggins
Billy Gene Wiggins

May 15, 1937 - November 17, 2018
Born in Waynesville NC
Resided in Richmond, VA
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Billy Gene Wiggins, 81, of Midlothian, Va., formerly of Green Bay, Va., went to live with his Heavenly Father on Saturday, November 17, 2018, his mother Julia’s birthday. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 54 years, Helen Covington Wiggins; parents, WP and Julia Wiggins; and siblings, Kenneth, Harold, Elva, Donald and Jewel. He is survived by his daughter, Denise Cauley (Robert); and son, Mark Wiggins (Susan); grandchildren, Amanda, Allison, Stephen, Lindsay, Taylor, Forrest and Jonathan; great-grandchildren, Joseph, Reese and Harrison; and siblings, Joe, Enghabau and Carol. Billy was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, serving in numerous callings. He was an Ensign Signalman in the Navy from 1958 to 1963, serving on the USS Loeser and later, during the Bay of Pigs, on the USS John R Pierce. Billy was a retired mechanical instructor at Phillip Morris with 29 years of service. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at Morrissett Funeral & Cremation Service, 6500 Iron Bridge Rd. (Rt. 10). His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Dale Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Legacy Hospice, 1801 Bayberry Ct., Richmond, Va. 23226, or Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Administrative Medical Center, 1201 Broad Rock Blvd., Richmond, Va. 23249.

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Cemetery
Dale Memorial Park
10201 Newby's Bridge Rd.
Chesterfield, VA 23832
Visitation
Morrissett Funeral & Cremation Service
6500 Iron Bridge Rd.
N. Chesterfield, VA USA 23234
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Visitation
Morrissett Funeral & Cremation Service
6500 Iron Bridge Rd.
N. Chesterfield, VA USA 23234
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Service
Morrissett Funeral & Cremation Service
6500 Iron Bridge Rd.
N. Chesterfield, VA USA 23234
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Legacy Hospice
1801 Bayberry Ct.
Richmond, VA 23226
Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Administrative Medical Center
1201 Broad Rock Blvd
Richmond, VA USA 23249
Since 1946, the Richmond VAMC has been improving the health of the men and women who have so proudly served our nation. We consider it our privilege to serve your health care needs in any way we can. Services are available to more than 200,000 veterans coming from 52 cities and counties covering 22,515 miles of central and southern Virginia and parts of northern North Carolina.