Mr. Wiginton was born in Hamilton, AL on July 13, 1933 to the late Valley A. Wiginton and Lois Etta Clark Wiginton. He worked in farming for most of his life. He was preceded in death by four sisters, Eva Dell Fikes, Lora Bell Burrow, Janice Wiginton and Jessie Prestridge; and his brother, I.J. Wiginton.
Survivors include his brother, Edwin Wiginton and wife, Corine, of Samson; two sisters, Evelyn Duke and husband, Jackie, of Amory, MS and Varnell McCowan of Columbus, MS; and numerous nieces and nephews.