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Earl Rigsby

March 10, 1944 ~ February 19, 2021 (age 76)

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Funeral service for Earl Rigsby age 76 of Hartselle will be Monday, February 22, 2021 at 12:00noon at Peck Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Ben Bates officiating. Visitation will be from 11:00am until service time on Monday at the funeral home.


A Graveside service with Military Honors will be held at 3:00pm at the Belcher’s Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery in Boaz, Alabama with Peck Funeral Home directing.


Mr. Rigsby, who was born March 10, 1944 in Gadsden, Alabama to Elmer Earl Rigsby Sr. and Johnnie Edith Collett Rigsby, died on Friday, February 19, 2021 at his home. He was a member of New Center Baptist Church, retired as a Sergeant from the United States Army, 1st Calvary Armor Division and was a Decorated, Disabled Veteran of the Vietnam War being the recipient of 2 Purple Hearts and Bronze Stars.


Survivors include his wife, Venita Rigsby; a son, Timothy Rigsby (Lisa); 2 step-daughters, Sonya Shirley (Earl) and Heather Lovelace; 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.


Timothy Rigsby, Trevor Shirley, John William Lovelace, Terry Tucker, Vincent Lamberti and Randy Rigsby will serve as pallbearers.



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February 22, 2021

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Peck Funeral Home
1600 Hwy 31 SW
Hartselle, Alabama 35640

Funeral Service
February 22, 2021

12:00 PM
Peck Funeral Home Chapel
1600 Hwy 31 SW
Hartselle, Alabama 35640

Graveside Service
February 22, 2021

3:00 PM
Belcher's Chapel UMC Cemetery
2771 County Road 4
Boaz, AL 35957

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