Tommy Joseph Wiggins Sr.
Feb. 4, 1955 — Aug. 29, 2011
Tommy Joseph Wiggins Sr., 56, a lifelong resident of Morgan City, passed away Monday, Aug. 29, 2011, at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City.
He was born Feb. 4, 1955, in Morgan City, the son of Herman and Rita Boudreaux Wiggins. Later in life, he married Jerry Jean Acosta and she survives.
Tommy enjoyed cooking and spending time with his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Jerry; four sons, Tommy Joseph Wiggins Jr. and wife Sybil, Shaun Wiggins, Jamie Wiggins Sr. and wife Kelly, and Aaron Wiggins and wife Stephanie; his mother, Rita Wiggins; six grandchildren, Brianna Burbante, Drake Wiggins, Ethan Wiggins, Jamie Wiggins Jr., Aaden Wiggins and Colin Wiggins; one sister, Cheryl Veillion; five brothers, Randy Wiggins, Kenny Wiggins, Donald Wiggins, Curtis Wiggins Sr. and Benny Wiggins; and one niece, Lauren LeBlanc.
Tommy was preceded in death by his father, Herman; his granddaughter, Jade Wiggins; and his sister, Anita Wiggins.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011, at 2 p.m. at Twin City Funeral Home in Morgan City with Monsignor Courville officiating.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. today, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011, at Twin City Funeral Home, with a Rosary being prayed at 7 p.m. Visitation will resume from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Wednesday at the funeral home. Tommy will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery.