HOPE MILLS - Lisa Riggs Terry, 50, went to be with her Mom and Dad on Thursday, April 9, 2009 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill. She was surrounded by her loved ones. She fought a 5 and a half year battle with leukemia.
Lisa is survived by her husband, Billy of Hope Mills; daughter, Michelle and Chris Huffman of Laurinburg, NC; son, William J. of the Home; and sisters Sheila and Bill Keeling of Alta Loma, CA; and Terri and Brian Beasmore of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Jacqueline and Danny Terry of Hope Mills; and her precious grandchildren, Keely and Kaleb Huffman.
She was preceded in death by her Mother and Father, Bonnie and Leo Riggs, and an infant brother and sister.
A visitation was held Sunday, April 12, from 7-9 pm at Reeves Funeral Home, Hope Mills, NC. A funeral service was held at 2 pm on Monday, April 13 at Highland Baptist Church in Hope Mills. Pastors Micheal Boarts and Joe Buck officiated the service. Burial immediately followed in Adcock Cemetery in Hope Mills.
The family wishes all memorial contributions be made to SECU Family Home, 123 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517.
Lisa was a loving sister, wife, mother and grandmother. Her smile will be missed by all.