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Alvis (Al) Wade Trigg


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Alvis (Al) Wade Trigg died unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 after a brief illness.
Al was born in Wellman, TX, Oct. 8, 1934, the youngest of 12 siblings. At his death, he was the only surviving child.
When Al was 8, his mother died and his father moved the family to Abilene where Al attended the campus elementary school and later ACU.
He served in the Texas National Guard, spending 6 weeks of intensive study on base every summer for six years,
He married Wanda Mae Pruitt on Aug. 15, 1958. He was the proud father of son David Russell (Russ) Trigg (wife Lynn Trigg) Sumter, SC, and daughter Sara Lois Trigg of Ft. Worth, TX.
He retired from FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) in 2001, and he and Wanda moved to Roswell.
He loved his family and his large church family, choosing to always be in attendance for every activity.
Al will be greatly missed by his family and friends. His smile and gentle laughter were infectious and his children and grandchildren were the light of his life.
He is survived by his wife and son, daughter-in-law and daughter, as well as grandchildren Emily Catherine Peterson, Anna Caroline Trigg, David Michael Trigg, and Collin Trigg Davenport. Nieces and nephews too numerous to name, all of whom he loved wholeheartedly and very special friends, Leon and Karen Sims of Roswell.
Services are scheduled for Friday, May 25 at 10:00 AM at Grace Community Church, Lendell Nolan and Sean Lee officiating.

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