Bruce Dewayne Riggins


Bruce Dewayne Riggins, of Welch, OK, passed away Saturday, July 9, 2011 at his home.  He was 47 years old.

He was born October 3, 1963 in Miami, Oklahoma to Charles and Lorene (Boyd) Riggins.  He was a graduate of Quapaw High School.  After graduating, he enlisted with the Reserves and proudly served our country as an United States Marine.

He worked as a mechanic in the area for many years. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed hunting and fishing with family and friends.

Bruce was preceded in death by his grandmother.

He is survived by his wife, Cheryl; three sons, Charles, Cody and Bill Riggins, all of Welch; one daughter, Paige Riggins of Welch; his parents, Charles and Lorene Riggins of Welch; two sisters, Diane Turner and Rebecca Anderson, both of Miami; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews; and a host of friends.