Lucius Bardin Driggers, Jr., 82, the beloved husband of Vernie JoAnn Avant Driggers, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday morning, September 19, 2013, at Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center.
Mr. Driggers was born the son of Lucius Bardin Driggers and Neppie Brown Tubb Driggers on March 31, 1931 in Sorrento, FL. He was a United States Army Veteran.
Lucius and JoAnn were married on July 16, 1955 and celebrated 58 years together. Their home was blessed with: seven children, Lucius Bardin “Bart” Driggers, III, Jonathan Craig (Kathy) Driggers, Clint Steele Driggers, Maria Lynn (Vincent) Cleversey, LuAnn D. Woods, Toni D. Glancy, and Joni Beth (Steven) Nesbitt; 14 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. He also leaves behind a sister, Carolyn Diane (Rabon) McKenzie.
He was predeceased by: his parents, and a great-granddaughter, Sarah Elizabeth Smith.
A Graveside Service with Military Honors will be 3 PM, Monday, September 23, 2013, at The Shed @ The River directed by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
Visitation will be 4-6 PM, Sunday, September 22, 2013 at The Shed @ The River, 353 Trussell Rd., Andrews, SC, 29510.
McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Driggers family.
Online condolences may be sent to McKenzieFuneralH@aol.com
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