We are sad to announce that on January 10, 2020 we had to say goodbye to Sylvia Sue Riggs Gates (Bradford, Arkansas), born in Kanab, Utah.

She was predeceased by : her parents, Edwin Riggs and Gracie Chappell Riggs Hawkins; her brothers, James Riggs and David Chappell Riggs; and her sister-in-law Marilyn Riggs. She is survived by : her children, Lesa Marie Laubham (Russell) of Bradford, Rebecka Decker and James Hudson Gates of Cedar City, Utah; her grandchildren, Colby Weymouth (Jessica), Mickayla Weymouth (Jordan), Gracie Marie Decker, James Hudson Gates, Jr., Tucker Lee Laubham and Benjamin Gates; her great grandchildren, Hayden James, Jeremiah and Greyson; her siblings, Gracie Caroline Davis (Kenny) of St. George, Joyce Knapton (Garry), Edwin Riggs of St. George and Tim Riggs (Robin) of Cedar City, Utah.; and her sister-in-law Susie Riggs of San Antonio, Texas.

A memorial service will be held February 1, 2020 at 1:00 PM in the Kanab Utah South Chapel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 570 South HWY 89A, Kanab, Utah.  A memorial was also held on Wednesday, January 15th 2020 at the Sullivan Memorial Chapel (111 W Wilbur Mills Ave, Kensett, AR 72082).

Posted as a courtesy to the family.


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