age 72 of Festus, Missouri passed away Saturday, October 26, 2013 at his home. He was born August 11, 1941 in Festus the son of the late Lorraine (nee Hogenmiller) and Lawrence Rigdon.
He is survived by his wife Vicky (nee Boyer) Rigdon, a son Charles William Rigdon, Jr. of Texas, daughters Shelly Cole of Texas, Sandi Smetzer of Arnold, Missouri, Stephanie Rigdon of Texas, Cheryl Sanders of Festus and Brandy Hurst and husband Eric of Festus, sisters Arlene Durning of Chandler, Arizona, Janet West of Robertsville, Missouri, Geraldine "Gerri" Rigdon of Fenton, Missouri and nine grandchildren.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother Mark Rigdon and brother-in-laws Kenneth Durning and Curtis West.
He was a self-employed electrician and a member of Sacred Heart Church in Crystal City.
Memorial Mass at Sacred Heart Church in Crystal City officiated by Fr. Clark Maes to be conducted at a later date. Memorials in his memory are preferred to the American Heart Association.