Originally created 05/23/00

Mrs. Carrie Ligons



AIKEN - Mrs. Carrie Simpkins Ligons, 94, of Horseshoe Bend, died Friday, May 19, 2000, at Aiken Regional Medical Centers.

The funeral will be at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Coleman Ridge Baptist Church, Ridge Spring, with the Rev. Alvin Ligons officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Ligons, a native of Aiken County, was a homemaker and an member of Coleman Ridge Baptist Church, where she was a mother of the church.

Survivors include four sons, Horace Ligons, Jamaica, N.Y., and Robert Ligons, Iradell Ligons and Alvin Ligons Jr., all of Ridge Spring; five daughters, Vilva Drew, Ridge Spring, Clara Rall and Josephine Cunningham, both of Cincinnati, and Olla Jackson and Gladys Thurmond, both of Aiken; and 42 grandchildren and 41 great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at Davis Funeral Home, Ridge Spring.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle May 23, 2000