Pastor Gerald Wiggs, 82, of Middlesex, died Sunday, July 12, 2020.
The visitation will be at Faith Harvest, 8600 S Hwy 231, Middlesex, Wednesday, 6:00-8:00 PM. The Funeral will be Thursday, 2:00 PM at Faith Harvest. Interment, Evergreen Memorial Park.
Pastor Wiggs served in the U.S. Air Force for four years and pastored Gateway Christian Center in Middlesex for over 45 years. He started a mission work in the Dominican Republic where he built a home for children and over 20 churches.
He is survived by his wife, Geraline Skinner Wiggs; daughter, Sonya Strother (Scott) of Sims; son, Pastor Brad Wiggs (Lisa) of Wake Forest; grandchildren, Josh Wiggs (Brooke), Amber Wiggs and Landon Wiggs; Caleb Strother, Jordan Strother (Katie), Nathan Strother and Sydney Strother; four great-grandchildren; brother, Everette Wiggs (Peggy) of Middlesex; sister, Pennettie Manning (Jim) of Middlesex; sister-in-law, Mary Wiggs of Chipley, FL.; special pet, Toby.
Pastor Wiggs was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Rachel Murray Wiggs and a brother, James Wiggs.
The family extends a special thank you to the staff of Nash UNC Hospice Care.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Faith Harvest, Love Revolution Children’s Home, 4737 Willeva Dr, Wake Forest, NC 27587, www.loverevo.org/give