Thomas C Rigsby

Thomas Rigsby

Thomas Clyde Rigsby was born in Houston, Texas on August 7, 1939.  He was called home to be with the Lord on January 31, 2014.

Tommy lived every day watchfully loving and protecting his family.  He forever put them first and foremost in his life.  He was the founder and guardian angel of “Tommy’s Girls” - Shirley Jean Rigsby, his loving and devoted wife, partner and best friend of 54 years; Shelley Jean Frieze, his first beautiful and compassionate daughter; Neice Lang and husband Kenny Lang, his youngest creation of perfection; followed by his one and only perfect finishing touch to his tapestry of life, his beautiful granddaughter, Amber Dawn Frieze, who completed his circle of life.  Tommy lives on forever through each of his girls.

Tommy was a devoted son to his deceased father, Clyde Odell Rigsby, and is survived by his mother, Margie Pauline Rigsby.  He cherished and loved his precious sister, Shirley Louise Velarde and totally worshipped his loving brother, James Odell Rigsby.  He is survived by numerous precious nephews and nieces and now walks streets of Gold with his little great nephew, Evan Miles.

Tommy raised his family in League City, Texas and spent his later years with Jean in Santa Fe, Texas.  He was a 32nddegreed Mason of Masonic Lodge Number 1053 in League City, Texas, and was a passionate golfer on any day with good weather.

Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 12:00 PM at Carnes Funeral Home (exit 15) Texas City. Associate Pastor George Ross will be officiating.