Joan E. Pigg, 85, of Sullivan, passed away at 11:50 p.m. Monday, April 11, 2005 at Sullivan County Community Hospital.
Born Nov. 7, 1919 in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of Herman and Eunice (Storey) Lovelace. She had been married to Gilbert C. Pigg, who passed away in 1980.
She was a member of the Longs Chapel Church of rural Sullivan.
Survivors include: a brother Norman Lovelace of Dugger; and two sisters, Charlotte Bailey of Mooresville and Virginia Catt of Phoenix, Ariz.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Gilbert C. Pigg, a son Tony Pigg (1980), a daughter Alice Ann Pigg (1999), and two sisters, Dora Lester and Marian Mitchell.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger with the Rev. John Booker officiating. Burial will be in Center Ridge Cemetery in Sullivan.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today and before the service Thursday at the funeral home.