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Ola Mae (Johnson) Riggins

November 20, 1940 ~ May 8, 2019 (age 78)


Life Story

QUEEN OLA MAE JOHNSON RIGGINS, was born on November 20, 1940 to the late Sarah Johnson and Robert Samuels. On Thursday, May 7, 2019 God sent an Angel to claim one of its own. He said "Your time has come and your departure is at Hand." She worked while it was day, for night cometh when no man or woman can work.

Ms. Ola Mae Johnson Riggins was a graduated of Desoto High School. C/o 1959 Desoto Parish. Ms. Ola Mae Johnson Riggins, married Robert Riggins. Ms. Riggins sister the late Ceola Johnson blessed them with a beautiful baby girl, her name was Beverly Ann Riggins. Ms. Riggins confessed Christ at the Cross of Christ B.C. under the leadership of the late Pastor Earl P. Wimberly where she was a faithful member until her health failed.

Ms. Ola Mae Johnson Riggins was preceded in death by her parents: Sarah Johnson, Robert Samuels: Step Mother: Edora Whitaker Samuels (@) two grandsons: Kelvin Johnson, Randy Johnson, (3) three sisters: Ceola Johnson, Leila Samuels, Pearlie Mae Samuels Anderson, (5) five brothers: Abraham Samuels, Carvin Samuels Sr., Dave Samuels, Roosevelt Samuels and Prather Lee Samuels.

Ms. Ola Mae Johnson Riggins leaves to cherish her love to continue on in their lives: her daughter; Beverly Ann Riggins Guiden; (1) grandson: Jeffery Casey, (1) great grandson: Jerrfery Casey Jr., (2) sisters: Viola Ellis, Savannah Samuels Murray; (2) brothers: Dayton Samuels, Oliver Samuels (Rosie), son-in-law: Floran Guiden, nieces, nephews,great nieces, great nephews, cousins, and a host of relatives and friends.


Internment: Union Forbing Cemetery

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May 17, 2019

7:00 PM
Precious Memories Chapel
4017 Greenwood Road
Shreveport, LA 71109

Funeral Service
May 18, 2019

1:00 PM
Greater Hope Baptist Church
4355 Greenwood Road
Shreveport, LA 71109

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