The Shelbyville News
Alma I. Rigdon, 96, Shelbyville, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2002, Waldron.
Wed Oct 23, 2002
Born Nov 9, 1905, in Shelby County, d/o John R. and Nora (Callahan)
Married James Rigdon on Feb. 25, 1945, and he survives.
Other survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Jack (Phylis) Spegal of Morristown; four grandchildren,
Wanda Wyatt of Morristown, Norma Ward of Shirley, Jane Clifton
of Fortville and Dale Spegal of Indianapolis; and five great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by three brothers, Wilbur Haehl, Floyd Haehl
and Morris Haehl, and two sisters, Frances Hicks and Dorothy
Homemaker; previously employed at the former Kennedy Carliner for a few years.
Member of First Christian Church, Christian Women’s Fellowship and the former Thompson Community Club.
Member of Zion United Church of Christ, where she taught Sunday school and was a member of the women’s guild.
Carmony-Ewing Broadway Street Funeral Home, 232 W. Broadway St., with the Rev. Doug Theobald.
Burial Asbury Cemetery in Morristown.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming