In Loving

Eugenia Nicholas “Jean” Rigsby

Nov 18, 1931 – Jan 03, 2015

Eugenia Nicholas “Jean” Rigsby, 83, of Mineral died peacefully Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015 at Martha Jefferson Hospital in Charlottesville.Mrs. Rigsby was born to Charles and Edna Nicholas on Nov. 18, 1931. She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Leslie Rigsby Sr.; two infant children; and her brothers, Charles, Carlton and Cecil Nicholas.Mrs. Rigsby was a retired bookkeeper for Rigsby Lumber Company. In her spare time she enjoyed weaving baskets, quilting, attending auction sales and visiting the elderly.Survivors include her daughters, Pamela Harlowe (Glen) and Melonie Donovan (Danny) both of Mineral; sons Leslie Jr. (LeeAnn) of Shackelfords and Malcolm “Mac” (Marianne) of Mineral; devoted daughter-in-law Margaret Ann Rigsby; one grandson; seven granddaughters; seven great grandchildren; sister Barbara Scott of Bumpass; numerous nieces and nephews; and her devoted caregivers Terry, Lori, Alice and Catherine.A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 8 at the Thacker Family Cemetery, 2941 Willow Brook Rd., Bumpass. Pastor Woody Jenkins will officiate.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 1160 Pepsi Place, Suite 306, Charlottesville, Va. 22901 or to Patriot Shrine Club % Todd Freeman, 5672 Bibb Store Rd., Louisa, Va. 23093.