Jason Scott Riggs

April 11, 1988 - May 2, 2023
Jason Scott Riggs

Memorial Gifts & Donations

Jason Scott Riggs passed away on May 2, 2023 in Georgetown, SC. He was born on April 1, 1988 in Morehead City, NC, Carteret County.

Jason lived a life full of adventure, always tinkering with anything that had an engine ever since his dad gave him his first carburetor at the age of three. His natural talent of fixing things even included people. Jason loved being on the water, fishing, and wrangling all kinds of animals, with a special love for reptiles; and like “Crocodile Dundee”, he had a fearless and adventurous spirit.

Growing up in Carteret County, NC, Jason attended Cape Lookout High School and never met or knew a stranger. He had a contagious laugh and a compassionate heart. Although he didn’t attend church, his mother, Tammy, knows that Jason is in the arms of the Lord and is at peace.

Jason is survived by his mother Tammy M. Riggs, father Jonathan S. Riggs, stepfather James A. Wagnon, fiancé Jennifer Lynn, daughter Savannah N. Riggs and son Charlie Zoblisien, two step-children whom he loved as his own Justin W. McCandless and Taryn P. McCandless, brother Dalton Davis Riggs, paternal grandfather David R. Fulcher, Uncle Daniel E. Morrison, Aunt Linda Joy Hart, and cousin James Callans and his wife Teresa.

Jason is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Mary Puchalaski Morrison and Daniel T. Morrison, paternal grandmother Lionel Taylor Fulcher and paternal grandfather Ralph Riggs.

Jason made a lasting impact on the lives of those who knew him and he will never be forgotten. He was a loving son, father, and friend. He brought joy and love and laughter to all he knew and his spirit will continue to live on through all his family and loved ones.

“For today, I can share that in Heaven above, God has taken my hand and I am complete, I am love.”

Rest in peace, Jason, you will be forever missed.

Services for Jason will be held in two locations. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2023, at 2:00 pm, at The Refuge Fellowship Church in Harker’s Island, NC. A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2023, at 4:00 pm, at the Gloucester Community Center in Gloucester, NC.

Rest in peace, Jason.

Please leave memories and condolences for Jason’s family by signing the Tribute Wall below.

Wilmington Funeral & Cremation – Wilmington Chapel – 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099

Celebration of Life

Gloucester Community Center

476 Pigott Road

Gloucester, NC 28528

Sunday, May 21, 2023
4:00 PM

Memorial Service

The Refuge Fellowship Church

109 Mullen Drive

Harker’s Island, NC 28531

Saturday, May 13, 2023
2:00 PM

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  • July 09, 2023
    Jen lit a candle:
    Lit since July 9, 2023 at 7:52:35 PM

  • July 08, 2023
    DELILAH says:
    He will always missed. ❤️. Lots of love from my family. He was a big part of everyone's heart who knew him.

  • June 19, 2023
    Marilyn Couch says:
    Jason was a very kind hearted sould I didn't know him very long but from what I did know him he was great person to be around he will be greatly missed by my fiancee and me as well

  • June 16, 2023
    Valerie Kenworthy says:
    Jason, you've left an indelible mark on my heart, and until we meet again, I will carry you there always..I'll forever love and miss you.. Aunt Val

  • June 16, 2023
    Tammy Riggs lit a candle:
    Lit since June 16, 2023 at 6:21:16 PM