Shirley Temple Carpenter Rigney, 72, of Dublin, VA died Monday morning, March 15, 2010 in the Fairview Home, Dublin. She was born in Carroll Co., VA on April 27, 1937 and was the daughter of the late Oscar Carpenter and Lacy Snow Sanders Carpenter. She was also preceded in death by her husband Marvin Haskell Rigney. Surviving are: Daughters – Sheila Crowder, Pulaski; Gay Rudder, High Point, NC; Step-daughter – Dorothy Hamilton, Fishersville, VA; Adopted Son – Gary Davis; 5 Grandchildren, 6 Great-Grandchildren, 1 Great-Great-Grandchild, Nieces and Nephews and 5 Sisters.
A graveside service will be held Friday, March 19, 2010, at 1:00 PM from the Allison Cemetery, Pulaski Co. Visitation will be Thursday evening at Stevens Funeral Home, Pulaski where the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers the family wishes that memorials be made to the Tribute Program, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.
Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home, Inc., Pulaski, VA.