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Mae Herring Triggs
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Birth: May 2, 1921
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA
Death: May 18, 2011
Page County
Virginia, USA

Mae Herring Triggs, 90, a resident of Shenandoah, has been called by The Lord to come home to be with her loving husband, William R. Triggs Sr., and her sisters, Vandilla H. Shelton and Lucille H. Shinn, on Wednesday, May 18, 2011. She had been ill for the past two years.

She was born in Elkton on May 2, 1921, and was the daughter of the late Journey and Elizabeth Rodgers Herring.

Mae graduated from Elkton High School, and moved to Shenandoah from Elkton, where she lived for 70 years. She was a member of Christ United Methodist Church, Epran, the Crafters Club and a bowling team.

She is survived by one daughter, Constance "Connie" Triggs Switzer of Shenandoah; two sons, William "Bill" Triggs Jr. and wife, Melva, of Glen Burnie, Md., and Thomas "Tommy" Triggs and wife, Cheryl, of Shenandoah; five grandsons, Thomas A. Triggs Jr. and wife, Tracy, William R. Triggs III and wife, Kristie, Scott Switzer, Dustin Triggs and William Hamby; and six great-grandsons, Chad and Cody Switzer, Zachary, Daniel, Tyler and Taner Triggs; a devoted niece, Linda Moss; and friend, Dimple Dorraugh.

The Rev. Stephen Creech will officiate a graveside service at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, 2011, at Rest Haven Cemetery. There will be no viewing, and the casket will remain closed.

Following the graveside service, please join the family at Christ United Methodist Church, for a meal to celebrate Mae's life.

Memorial contributions may be made to Christ United Methodist Church, c/o Building Fund, or charity of one's choice, in her memory.

Lindsey-Kyger Funeral Home in Shenandoah is handling arrangements, and online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting
Family links: 
  A. Journey Herring (1879 - 1955)
  Elizabeth C. Rodgers Herring (1881 - 1951)
  William Robert Triggs (1920 - 1997)
  Lucille Herring Shinn (1918 - 2005)*
  Mae Herring Triggs (1921 - 2011)
*Calculated relationship
Rest Haven Cemetery
Page County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Vic
Record added: May 18, 2011
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Mae <i>Herring</i> Triggs
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Mae <i>Herring</i> Triggs
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- Vic
 Added: May. 18, 2011

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