Services celebrating the life of Mary Helen Wiggins will be held Saturday August 6, 2022, at
11:00 A. M. at City on a Hill Pentecostals Church Minden, LA with her grandson Colton Wiggins
officiating along with her son Davis Wiggins, II and family friend Richard Williams. Interment will
follow at Gilgal Baptist Church on Old Arcadia Rd in Minden, LA.
Family will receive friends from 10:00 A. M. - 11:00 A. M.
Mrs. Wiggins was born on April 7, 1942, in the small rural community of Pleasant Grove, Dallas,
Texas. To the parents of Charles Patrick Slagle and Mary Lon (Crouch) Slagle.
Mrs. Wiggins ascended to her heavenly home on August 1, 2022.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Davis Wiggins, and their four sons, Davis Wiggins,
II and wife Monica of Alexandria, LA, James Wiggins of Minden, LA, Michael Wiggins and wife
Amanda of Minden, LA, and Jeffery Wiggins and wife Tanya of Minden, LA. She is survived by
14 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren with one on the way. She is also survived by her sister
Nancy Walzel, and her husband Myron, of Garland, TX.
Helen was preceded in death by her parents Charles and Mary Slagle, sisters, Barbara Oakley,
Patsy McCarty, and Joy Hathcock. She is also preceded in death by her son George “Glenn”
Helen “Nanny” was a loving, compassionate, amazing Woman of God. She lived her life not only
serving others, but most importantly serving God. She instilled in her children, grandchildren,
the importance of prayer and a relationship with God. Her Favorite song was “Hold to God's
She will be Greatly missed by the many who loved her dearly.