Ruth Edwards, 86

Posted on February 15, 2013

At age 86, Ruth Ellen Wiggins Edwards, 86, of Warren died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at her residence at Heritage Pointe.
Born in Dixon, Ill., to Frank D. Wiggins Sr. and Frances (Taylor) Wiggins, she married Herbert LeRoy Edwards of Lanark, Ill.; he survives.
Also surviving are four daughters, RoxyAnn (Michael) Casper of Decatur, Marsha Edwards of Indianapolis, Theresa (Gary) Wright of Frankton, and Denise Edwards of Corvallis, Mont.; one sister, Betty Jean Murray of Dixon, Ill.; two brothers, Gerald  Wiggins of Deltona, Fla., and Harold Wiggins of Dixon, Ill.; seven grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and seven step great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one brother, Frank D. Wiggins Jr.
Visitation will be in the Heritage Pointe Chapel, Warren, from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday, followed by her services. Burial will be in the Springhill Cemetery at Heritage Pointe. 
Arrangements are at Glancy-H. Brown Chapel in Warren. Online condolences can be made at

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