Henderson, KY – Audrey Sue Riggs, 87, of Henderson, Kentucky, passed away on Friday, March 11, 2022 at Cathedral Health Care Center in Jasper, Indiana. She was born on January 24, 1935 to the late Orville Riggs and Pauline Hempsteger.
Audrey was a retired engineer from Honeywell Corporation. She was a member of the Countryview General Baptist Church where she served as a greeter and worked in the bible school. She was known to the kids as the “Popcorn Lady.”
She loved animals and was a supporter of pro-life values and Donald Trump. The sign on her door read “if I don’t answer, I’m at Wal-Mart.”
Audrey is survived by 1 niece, 7 great nieces and nephews as well as 19 great-great nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Haywood Elmer Blackwell; sister, Lucy Roesch Newton and her niece, Jackie Crum Barton.
Also surviving her are her best friends, GG Gentry and Linda Matthews whom brought joy to her life and took care of her for many years.
Services will be held at 11:30 A.M. on April 30, 2022 at the Countryview General Baptist Church located at 2141 Gregory Dr. in Henderson, Kentucky.
Simple Cremation Evansville is entrusted with care.
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