6/15/15 — Bertha Irene Dawson Rigney

Bertha Irene Dawson Rigney, age 73 of Manchester, Tennessee, passed away on June 12, 2015 at the Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga after an extended illness.

Born in Gaylord, Michigan, she had worked as a Manufacturing Machinist; was a homemaker; and enjoyed playing cards with her family, as well as, flower gardening.

Mrs. Rigney was preceded in death by her daughter, Donna Calvert-Rigney; parents, George Freeman Dawson and Lucy Winters Dawson; six brothers and seven sisters.

She is survived by her loving husband, William Homer Rigney of Manchester, TN; daughter, Laura Rigney Davis of Deerfield, Ohio; two grandchildren, Stephanie (Nick) Seagle of Cuyahoga Falls, OH and Leslie Davis of Deerfield, OH; one sister, Martha (Tom) Bailey of Copley, OH; and a host of other relatives and friends.

VISITATION – Tennessee

Monday, June 15, 2015 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Central Funeral Home in Manchester


Thursday, June 18, 2015 at the Cox Funeral Home in Barberton, Ohio


Maple Grove Cemetery in Marshallville, Ohio on Thursday, June 18, 2015

CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME of Manchester, TN in Charge of Local Arrangements.flower 19