Edna Catherine (Piper) Rigdon

August 28, 1938 ~ July 21, 2022 (age 83)

Obituary Image


Edna C. Rigdon 83, of Crittenden County, KY passed away on Thursday July 21, 2022 at Baptist Health-Deaconess in Madisonville, KY. She was of the Baptist Faith and had attended Sassafras Grove Church in Sebree, KY. She retired from Carhartt after 19 years of service. She loved camping, reading, traveling and especially loved her family. She was preceded in death by her husband Ernest Ray Rigdon, a daughter Edna Diane Rigdon and a son James Albert Rigdon. Survivors include her 5 daughters Loretta Gail Denton(Rick) of Sebree, KY; Sylvia Kay Robinson of Henderson, KY; Mary Lynn Fehrenbacher(James) of Henderson, KY; Rolanda Faye Holmes(Pee-Wee) of Dixon, KY and Cathy Jane Martin of Marion, KY; 3 sons Terry Wayne Rigdon(Mary Ann) of Sebree, KY; Ernest Ray Rigdon II(Michelle) Ridgway, IL and Gregory Allen Rigdon(Misty) of Sebree, KY; 1 sister Georgia Francis of Henderson, KY; 26 Grandchildren, several great grandchildren, several great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 11am on Tuesday July 26, 2022 at Townsend Funeral Home in Dixon, KY. Rev. Mike Rigdon will officiate. Burial will be in Highlands Cemetery in Waverly, KY. Visitation will be from 4pm-8pm on Monday at the funeral home and from 8am until service time on Tuesday. Online condolences can be made at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Edna Catherine (Piper) Rigdon, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Edna

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Townsend Funeral Home

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


July 25, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Townsend Funeral Home
140 Hwy 41-A South
Dixon, KY 42409

Funeral Service
July 26, 2022

11:00 AM
Townsend Funeral Home
140 Hwy 41-A South
Dixon, KY 42409

© 2022 Townsend Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility