Obituary of David Carroll Driggers
David Carroll Driggers, 75, husband of Deborah Walters Driggers, died Saturday, July 06, 2019 at his home.
Born in Bennettsville, S.C. he was a son of the late Ralph Driggers and Clara Crowley Driggers.
Mr. Driggers was a member of Wedgefield Baptist Church and the Sumter Bassmasters Club. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving in Vietnam and was a Purple Heart receipcent. He was also a member of the D.A.V.
Surviving are his wife of Wedgefield; one son, David C. Driggers, Jr. (Anna) of Sumter; two daughters, Maria Jackson of Sumter and Carol Nesbitt (Dan) of Sumter; one step-son, Robert Odom (Cherry) of Georgia; one step-daughter, Rebecca Matthews of Sumter; two sisters, Kaye Woodberry (Randy) and Faye Funderburke (Bill) all of Bennettsville;seven grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren;His mother-in-law, Mary Walters of Wedgefield.
He was predeceased by a great-grandchild, Lylah Driggers.
Funeral Services will be held at 3 PM Tuesday at the Wedgefield Baptist Church with Rev. Paul Goff officiating.
Burial will follow in the Wedgefield Baptist Church Cemetery with Military Honors.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM Monday at the Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home and other times at the home, 3880 Hwy # 261-South, Wedgefield.
Memorials may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300
Jacksonville, FL 32256
On-line condolences may be sent to www.sumterfunerals.com
Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home and Crematory, 221 Broad St. is in charge of the arrangements. 803-775-9386.