LINCOLN - Virginia W. Wiggers, 90, of Lincoln died Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2006, at Maple Ridge Care Centre in Lincoln.
She was born May 1, 1916, in Franklin, the daughter of John and Clara Stice Votsmier. She married Melvin B. Wiggers in 1936 in Rockville, Ind.; he preceded her in death. A daughter, Melody Sheley, also preceded her in death.
Mrs. Wiggers graduated from the Franklin High School and Deaconess School of Nursing in Lincoln. She worked for the state of Illinois as an inspector of nursing homes throughout Illinois.
She was a member of the Deaconess Alumni Association and the First United Methodist Church in Lincoln.
Survivors: daughter, Sheryl Johnson of Gulf Breeze, Fla.; three grandchildren; and a great-grandson.
Services: 11 a.m. Saturday, First United Methodist Church, Lincoln, the Rev. Julie Azbell officiating. Burial: Zion Cemetery.
Quiram Peasley Funeral Home in Atlanta is in charge of arrangements.