Born Aug. 16, 1933 in Conotton, she was a daughter of the late Daniel Martin Trushell and Anna Rosalie Grace Trushell.
She married Edward Blair Riggs on June 11, 1952. Together they owned and operated a dairy farm on Dry Ridge Road until 1980. Blair died July 19, 1990.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Mildred Kraus who died March 28, 2013.
Services will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 2013 in the Freeport Presbyterian Church with Pastor Jim McConnell and Pastor Dave Koch officiating. Burial will follow in Greenmont Union Cemetery, Freeport. Visitation will be also be held in the Freeport Presbyterian Church on Thursday, Sept.12, 2013 from 4 to 8 p.m. Koch Funeral Home, Freeport, was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made on the funeral home’s Web site.