Lucius Bardin Driggers, Jr., 82, husband of Vernie JoAnn Avant Driggers, died Thursday, September 19, 2013, at the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center. A graveside service with military honors was held Monday, September 23, 2013, at The Shed @ The River, directed by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home. Mr. Driggers was born March 3, 1931, in Sorrento, Florida, the son of Lucius Bardin Driggers and Neppie Brown Tubb Driggers. He was a United States Army veteran.
Survivors, in addition to his wife, are: seven children, Lucius Bardin “Bart” Driggers, III; Jonathan Craig Driggers (Kathy), Clint Steele Driggers, Maria Lynn Cleversey (Vincent), LuAnn D. Woods, Toni D. Glancy, and Joni Beth Nesbitt (Steven); one sister, Carolyn Diane McKenzie (Rabon); 14 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.