Nina Mae Riggs, age 86, of Perryville, went to be with the Lord Thursday, July 5, 2012. She was born October 14, 1925 in Perry, Arkansas. Mrs. Riggs was retired from Wal-Mart and a member of United Missionary Baptist Church in Benton. She was preceded in death by her parents, Jethro and Ruth Young; two husbands, Odis Goodnight and Silas Riggs; brother, Buddy Young and four grandchildren, Bryan, Faith and Tyler Goodnight and Kayleigh Goza.
She is survived by her six children, Larry Goodnight and wife Lourds of Maumelle, Eddie Goodnight and wife Kathy of Malvern, Leonard Goodnight and wife Cindy of East End, Marilyn Hall and husband William of Perryville, Donnie Goodnight of Hot Springs and Gary Goodnight and wife Janette of Malvern; brother, James Young and wife Iona of Fort Smith and sixty-eight grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Jerry, James, Steven and Greg Goodnight and Justin and Jeff Compton. Michael Hall will be an honorary pallbearer.
Visitation will be 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sunday, July 8 at Ashby Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 9 at Ashby Funeral Home with burial at McGhee Cemetery in Perry.