Geneva Riggs Burt, 80, of Petal, died October 9, 2012 at Bedford Care in Petal. Services will be at 11:30 a.m., Friday, October 12, 2012 at the Spiritual Life Center of Petal followed by burial in Forrest Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Burt was a waitress and a member of the Spiritual Life Center of Petal.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Guy and Dovie Riggs; a sister, Marie Thompson; and a grandson, Ricky Thompson.
She is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law, Connie and Ronnie Walters of Brandon, Janice and Michael Miller of Jamestown, NC, Margaret and Dwayne Blackwell of Picayune; three sons, Larry Sanford and his wife, Sonja of Gastonia, NC, Richard Thompson and his wife, Debbie of Hattiesburg and Alan Thompson of Moselle; two sisters, Correne Bradley of Glendale and Martha Slider of Cartersville, GA; two brothers, William Riggs, Jr. of Laurel and Frank Riggs of Petal; 18 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal.