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4500 Jenny Lind Road
Fort Smith, AR | 72901
479-646-5555
700 Jefferson St.
Van Buren, AR | 72956
479-474-2523
Jerry Riggs

Jerry Lee Riggs

Sunday, June 30th, 1957 - Sunday, July 28th, 2019
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Obituary

Jerry Lee Riggs, 62, of Fort Smith, Arkansas passed away on Sunday, July 28, 2019 in a local hospital. He was born on June 30, 1957 to Lloyd Lee and Violet Jeanette (Spencer) Riggs. He was the plant manager at Riverbend Industries and had been employed there for 43 years.
Funeral service is 1:00PM, Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at Ocker-Putman Funeral Home in Fort Smith with burial at a later date in Roselawn Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Jo Anne of the home; two daughters, Melissa Anne Schoeppey and her husband Michael of Pocola, OK and Rachel Westpfahl and her husband Travis of Fort Smith, AR; one brother, Thomas Riggs of Fort Smith, AR and five grandchildren, Amber, Isaac and Trenton Schoeppey and Caroline and Addilin Westpfahl.
The family will visit with friends from 5-7PM on Tuesday at the funeral home.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, July 30th, 2019 | 8:00am - 7:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, July 30th, 2019 8:00am - 7:00pm
    Location
    Ocker Putman Funeral Home
    Address
    4500 Jenny Lind
    FORT SMITH, AR AR 72901
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    The family will visit with friends from 5-7PM at the funeral home.
  • Service

    Wednesday, July 31st, 2019 | 1:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, July 31st, 2019 1:00pm
    Location
    Ocker Putman Funeral Home
    Address
    4500 Jenny Lind
    FORT SMITH, AR AR 72901
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Reverend Mark Griffith

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