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“Larry, so sorry to hear of your passing. You were a good friend in High School ”
1 of 1 | Posted by: Joe Pavlock - Silver Spring, MD

Larry Carnell Riggs was born July 14, 1952 in Olney, Maryland to the late Barbara Riggs Miles. He, also, leaves stepfather, Maceo M. Miles. The first of six children, he departed his life January 31, 2017.

Larry was educated in Montgomery County. Larry lived in Silver Spring, Maryland where he became a dog trainer. Training dogs for the Westminster Kennel Club. Larry was a quiet soul choosing to spend his time with dogs and his two nephews, Jason and Zachary, who were the sons he never had and meant the world to him. Larry had a gift of reading a book in a day. He, also, had a great love for everything Star Trek, Star Wars, and the military.

Larry loved his family but the unspoken love for his aunt Juanita Dixon and Dr. Kyle Sibinovic goes without saying. In addition, Larry leaves sisters Regina Mitchell, Valerie Miles, and Daphne Miles; two nephews Jason Riggs and Zachary Riggs; a great niece Jayla Riggs, and great nephew Jason Riggs, Jr. He is also, survived by two aunts, Juanita Dixon and JoAnn Budd; one uncle, Clifton Budd, Sr., and a host of cousins and friends.