Lola M. Rigsby

June 6, 1925September 12, 2020

Lola Mae Rigsby, 95, of Hixson died and went to be with her Lord whom she had known for many years, Saturday, September 12, 2020. She was born June 6, 1925 in Dayton, Tennessee to the late Elisha and Essie Mae Dillard. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tom Rigsby and a son, Thomas Rigsby. Mrs. Rigsby was a member of Dallas Bay Baptist Church. She was an excellent seamstress and homemaker, who enjoyed caring for her family. She was a wonderful mother and her smile would light up the room. She had a dry sense of humor. Survivors include her children Nadine (Jerry) Shofner, Randy (Stephanie) Rigsby, and Beth (Andy) Gunn; Imogene Morgan Rigsby, wife of Thomas; eight grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren, and eighteen great great grandchildren. Family graveside services will be held at Buttram Cemetery in Dayton, Tennessee on Monday, September 14, 2020. Please share your thoughts and memories at


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Rita Miskell

September 17, 2020

Granny you was the sweetest and most caring grand mother who loved your family so much.I will miss seeing your smile and how you brightened up the room when you can in.I love you so much and miss you.We will be together again one day

Vernon Fitzsimmons

September 14, 2020

I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mama. Lola was always a sweet lady, she is reunited with Tom. Prayers for the family.

Vernon (Buttons) Fitzsimmons

Victoria Wing

September 14, 2020

I remember Lola as a true Southern Lady. She had a lovely and elegant disposition. What I loved most about her was her wickedly funny sense of humor. She was the very definition of a Steel Magnolia! My sincerest Condolences to Beth and Andy and the entire family. Vicki Wing

Barbara Veal

September 14, 2020

I just this minute heard of Lola's passing.I am so sorry for your loss.I will carry my special memories of Tom and Lola .They were very dear to Boyd and me .I will always treasure my love for all your family . Love to all . Barbara

dan clark

September 14, 2020

We were very sorry to hear of your mother's passing. May God comfort your family.


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