Tessie “Ted” Wiggins

Tessie “Ted” Wiggins, 88, Anderson, died on September 11, 2016, at the Countryside Manor Health and Living Community in Anderson. He was born on June 6, 1928, in Anderson, where he resided all of his life.

Ted is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Carol (Benefiel) Wiggins; children, Michelle (Butch) Teague of Roanoke, and Eric (Jennifer) Wiggins of Markleville; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Tessie and Ruth Wiggins; and grandson, Zarek A. Davis.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, September 14, at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 West 53rd St. Anderson, IN. Services will be at 2:30 p.m., Thursday, September 15, at the funeral home with Rev. Tim Warrum and Russell Brashear officiating. Burial will take place in the Anderson Memorial Park.

Online condolences may be shared at loosecares.com.