WIGGINS, Mr. Thomas Leonard "Tommy" - Age 70, passed in peace, Sunday, Apri 8, 2012 at his residence. Family hour 10 a.m. Monday, April 16, 2012 at Faith United Methodist Church, 2266 W. Coldwater Rd., with funeral service commencing at 11 a.m. Interment Great Lakes National Cemetery, G-4200 Belford Rd., Holly, MI. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the church 10 a.m. Monday. Mr Wiggins will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., and may be viewed from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday.
Mr. Thomas Leonard "Tommy" Wiggins was born March 18, 1942 in Detroit, Michigan to Ozzie Sr., and Janie Wiggins. He attended Northwestern High School and graduated from Wayne State University with a degree in Social Work in 1992. Thomas served in the United States Navy from July 6, 1959 until Novembr 16, 1961a nd was Honorably Discharged. He lived in Flint and worked for a host of longtime and interesting employers. Thomas had a passion for music and played for local churches whenever he could.
He leaves to cherish his memory: 3 sons, Thomas Jr., Steven and Darrin Wiggins; grandson, Jaylin; 2 sisters, Gloria and Geraldine Wiggins; 2 brothers, Marshall and Dwight Wiggins.