Wayne Burdette Rigor, Sr., 79, of Alpine, died Monday, January 11, 2010 in Reid Hospital and Health Care Services in Richmond.
He was born June 22, 1930 to Carl Frederick and Gertrude Marie John Rigor.
He served in the U.S. Army from 1949-1952 during the Korean War and was honorably discharged.
He was married to Mildred L. Bennett, who preceded him in death.
For most of his adult life he worked in construction, both in metro Indianapolis area and in Richmond.
Survivors include three children: a son, Wayne B. Rigor and wife, Frona, of Indianapolis, and two daughters: Candy Star Rigor of Bulleton, California and Carla Rigor of Richmond; one grandchild: Wayne B. Rigor III and wife , Anna, of Indianapolis; two great-grandchildren: Dakota Dewayne Johnson and Tristan Wayne Rigor, both of Indianapolis; three step-children: Jerry Linda Thomas and Darlene Vickous, all of Indianapolis and Frankie Daniels of Bradford, Arkansas; several step-grandchildren and step great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews, including nephew Steve Rigor of Richmond; and numerous cousins, including, Ronald Rigor and wife, Beverly, of Alpine.
Besides his wife, he is preceded in death by a step-son, James B. Vickous; and his parents.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM Friday, January 15, 2010 in Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home, where friends may call from 6-8 PM on Thursday. Burial will be in Valley Grove Cemetery, with military rites provided by the Fayette County Veteran's Council Honor Guard.
Friends may also visit the funeral home website www.millermosterrobbins.com to sign an online guest book and send condolences to the family.