Rosa Lee (Morgan) Wiggins

Rosa Lee (Morgan) Wiggins

A celebration of the life of Rosa Lee (Morgan) Wiggins who passed from this life March 1, 2021 at the age of 96, will be held Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 10:00 am at the First Baptist Church of Ardmore with Dr. Alton Fannin officiating. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. There will be a visitation for family and friends on Friday evening from 6:00 -7:00 PM at Craddock Funeral Home.

The third of seven sisters, Rosa was born March 14, 1924 at Alma, Oklahoma to Irb and Addie Mae (Hestand) Morgan. After graduation from Fox High School, she joined her older sisters working at Douglas Air Base in Oklahoma City as a cashier in the cafeteria.

On March 10, 1944 Rosa was married to Joe Wiggins at Guthrie, Oklahoma. They moved to San Diego, California where Joe was stationed in the Marine Corp. When WWII ended they settled in the Healdton, Oklahoma area to raise their two daughters Ann & Donna. Rosa was an excellent cook and an accomplished seamstress making garments for the family as well as sewing some for the public.

As both a pastor's wife and devoted Christian, Rosa's life was devoted to helping others. She loved her family and always enjoyed being with them.

After 56 years of marriage, Joe preceded her in death in August of 2000. In January, 2007 Rosa married Charles Clark Hibbard. He died in July 2008.

Rosa was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Joe Wiggins; daughter, Donna Wiggins; husband, Charles Hibbard; sisters, Nora Adams, Ruby Rouse, Nadine Gonce and Patricia Shultz.

She is survived by her daughter, Ann Williamson and her husband, Royce of Ardmore; sisters, Shirley Bell and Betty Donica of Duncan; grandchildren, Lea Ann Satterfield and her husband, Jerry, Gregory Joe Parker and his wife, Michelle and Randall Gene Williamson and his wife, Lori; great grandchildren, Caitlyn Harris, Bryce Hefner, Lauren Parker, Derek Williamson, Erika Williamson, and Molly Williamson; and great-great granddaughter, Jax Harris.

Rosa's grandsons and great grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

Memorials may be sent to the Baptist Home for Girls, 13976 Anthony Lane, Madill, OK 73446 or FBC Ardmore, Library Fund.

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Published on March 04, 2021