|Posted By:||Maggie Nelson|
|Subject:||Re: Backen, Wiggins|
|Post Date:||November 13, 2001 at 19:38:26|
|Forum:||Crow Wing County, MN Genealogy Forum|
Here is an obit. from the Brainerd Journal Press, Nov. 6, 1952, p. 5 col. 7
Roy W. Wiggins Dies Oct 29 at His Home
Row Willard Wiggins, 60, route five, Baxter, died at his home Wed. afternoon, Oct. 29. Wiggins, an employee of the Northern Pacific Railroad company had been a resident of Baxter for the past six years. He was born Aug 10, 1892 in Cantrall, Ill. He was a World War I veteran. Surviving are his wife, Alberta, Baxter, three sons, DeWayne and George, both of Baxter and Donald, Chicago, Ill., two step-brothers, Wilber Wiggins and Charles Wiggins, both of Wyoming, one step sister, Mrs Ella Mae Angle, Ennis, Montana, and two grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Sat. Nov. 1 at 2 p.m. at the Whitney Chapel. Dr. Paul hendricks will officiate. Friends may call at the Whitney Chapel Friday and until time of the service.