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Celebrating the life of

Doris Goldberg Wiggins

Passed away on October 21, 2022

Doris Goldberg Wiggins

Doris Joanne Goldberg Wiggins “Ema” passed away Friday, October 21, 2022 in Savannah, Georgia. Doris was born in Savannah on November 16, 1929. She was a Savannah High School graduate and longtime resident. She was preceded in death by her husband, Stacy Benjamin Wiggins, her son, Richard Stacy Wiggins, her sister Christine Goldberg Shuman (Jimmy), and her parents, Louis James and Agnes Hansen Goldberg. She is survived by her son, Christopher Stacy Wiggins (Kathy) and her daughter, JoAnne Wiggins Warman (Kenny), her brothers, Louis Goldberg, Jr. (Kay) and Donald Goldberg (Janice), four grandchildren (Trey, April, Christopher, and Sean), seven great-grandchildren (Lauren, Christopher, Aivey, Tyler, Autumn, Kenneth, and Hunter), and many beloved nieces and nephews.

Doris lived a long and full life as a faithful Christian. She was a charter member of St. Luke Methodist Church and a member of Richmond Hill United Methodist Church. She loved teaching and learning Bible Study fellowship sessions, enjoyed gardening, singing, going to Tybee Island beach and was also an avid painter most of her life. She gifted and sold thousands of pieces of her artwork over the years, leaving a lasting legacy.

Visitation will be held Saturday, October 29, 2022 from 10-11 at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors on Hodgson Memorial with a graveside service to follow at Hillcrest Abbey Cemetery where she will be laid to rest alongside her husband, Stacy, and son, Ricky.

In lieu of flowers, please donate in Doris’ honor to the Alzheimer’s Association www.alz.org.

 

 

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Extending sympathy to all of the family in the loss of this beautiful and sweet lady. Pat Summerell Ramsey

- Patricia S Ramsey, Savannah, GA

Ema, Christopher, Tyler and I are so grateful for the years we had being loved and prayed for by you. How lucky we are. You have been telling me of the beauty of Heaven my whole life and it just got a little prettier when you stepped through the gates. Thank you for being the most amazing grandmother and great-grandmother.

- April Barnes , Richmond Hill , Georgia

Sending heartfelt condolences to Chris Wiggins and Donald Goldberg as well as the rest of the family. Will make a contribution to the Alzheimer’s Association in honor of Doris.

- PDR Pinellas Office, Clearwater, FL

Joanne, Kenny, April and family, Sending sympathy and peace to all. I met Ema only once but was touched by her sweet kind nature and the loving family that surrounded her. May her spirit live on through you.

- Gina McNamara, Savannah, Ga

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
912-352-7200