John R. Digby

Feb 22, 2012 Staff

John R. Digby, 54, of Mills, died Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, with family by his side. He died after a battle with cancer.

Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, at the Hillcrest Baptist Church in Riverton. Pastor Mike Smith will officiate. Cremation has taken place.

John Ray Digby was born Jan. 19, 1958, in Riverton the son of Hurshel and Theresa P. (Gill) Digby. He graduated from Riverton High School.

Mr. Digby worked as a ranch hand and in the construction industry.

He was of the Southern Baptist faith.

His family said Mr. Digby enjoyed hunting, fishing, being outdoors and playing with his dogs, Bandy and Dusty.

Survivors include a sister, Carol Richardson of Riverton; son Josh Paul; three nephews, two nieces, several great-nieces and nephews and one great-great-nephew.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Richard Lee Digby, Hurshel Stanley Digby Jr. and Robert Stan Digby.

Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home ( of Riverton.

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