Mr. Melvin T. Wiggins, Jr.

February 2019

Mr. Melvin T. Wiggins, Jr.

Mr. Melvin Tyrone Wiggins, Jr. was born in Americus, Sumter County, Georgia on July 17, 1999, to the late Mr. Melvin Tyrone Wiggins, Sr. and Ms. Sherita Green. He was a 2017 Honor Graduate of Americus Sumter County High School. He attended Albany State College, where he was a sophomore and in the Albany State Honors Program. He was employed at Waffle House in Americus, Georgia.

In addition to his father, Melvin Tyrone Wiggins, Sr., he is preceded in death by his step-father, Anthony Lowe, Sr.; his grandparents, Allen and Nellie Green, Helen Wiggins, Frankie Jenkins Antione and Freddie Huell.

His memories will continue in the hearts of his family and friends. His mother, Sherita Green; his siblings: Ronneka Tullis, Tierra (Jabril) Greene, Donnesha (Jarrett) rivers, Tyra Wiggins, Clarissa Lowe and Anthony Lowe, Jr; godfather, Allen Chester, Jr.; his grandparents: Louis Antione, Barbara Huell, Floyd (Dorothea) Burks and Azzie Lowe; his aunts and uncles: Stacey Greene, Pamela (Hollis) Douglas, Saundra Wiggins, Patsy (Grady) Jenkins, Bennie McMurray, Keisha Burkes, Jada Burks, James Edward (Vanessa) Burks, Tanja (Roland) McKinney, Tawanda (Maurice) Lemon, Katina Colson, Andrea Jenkins, Minnie Battle, Jimmy (Faye) Wiggins, Willie James (Mary) Wiggins, O’Neal (Kimberly) Wiggins, Ida Johnson, Lula Alexander, Lucille Long, Anne Jenkins, Constance (Wilbur) Muhammad, Willie Jenkins, Garrison Jenkins, Carlton Jenkins, Roy Lowe, Alvin (Yvonne) Lowe, Carolyn Brown, Brendalyn Childs, Jackie (Edgar) Banks, Telisa (Terry) Christian, Shantele Harris, Lisa Roberson, Charles (Linda) Bailey, Tangela Huell and Linda Huell; his nieces and nephews: Kamari Deriso, Urian Walters, Jr., Marcus Deriso, Carlos Deriso, Jr., Jessiah Johnson, Taylor Walters, Reagan Ingram and Avery Ross; special friends: Reginald Ross, Kelly Ingle, Lily Ingle, Hayley McCoy, Dominique Smith, Amia Sims, Amiya Harris, Braylan Huckaby, Na’Charlesia Floyd, The Rivers, Tullis and Davis families, Waffle House Crew, cousins, other relatives and friends also survive.