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Joy Hampton

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

DUDLEY -- Joy Marie Riggins Hampton, 72, died Nov. 24, 2012, at her home.

Born Nov. 10, 1940, in Dudley, to the late Travis "Jack" and Rose Isaac Riggins, she was a homemaker and had worked for Southern Pacific Communications.

In 1965, she married Ervin Hampton who preceded her in death on July 1, 1982.

She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Herman Riggins, Howard Riggins, James "Curley" Riggins and Ed Riggins, and three sisters, Betty Barker, Lorene Abernathy and Mary Hays.

She is survived by: three daughters and two sons-in-law, Linda and Lloyd Hull and Sharon and David Phillips of Puxico and Brenda Hampton of Dudley; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; and a special friend, Marion "Red" Lynch.

Visitation is scheduled from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday with the Rev. Ray Placher officiating.

Burial will follow in the Ash Hill Cemetery in Puxico.