Junious Lee Wiggins, son of the late Jessie Mae Wiggins Benton, James R. Bazemore and stepfather Seth Benton Sr.. Junious was born on March 27, 1943, in Whaleyville, Virginia which is now called Suffolk, Virginia. He entered his eternal rest on September 7, 2022, at Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill, PA.
Junious attended the public school in Whaleyville/Suffolk, Virginia and received his GED Diploma in 2005 from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Education. While living in Philadelphia, PA, he worked for many years at the General Electric (GE) Corporation and JB Hunt Trucking. In May of 1986, Junious married his wife, Lula Mae. The couple lived in Philadelphia until 1992 before moving to Harrisburg, PA. While living in Harrisburg he worked for the Department of Transportation.
Junious was an active member of Lingo Memorial Church of God in Christ and served as a deacon for many years. He was known for being an avid sports fan. Loving football, basketball, bowling and race cars. He was known for rooting for the Philadelphia Eagles no matter what. One of his favorite sayings was “IT’S A PROCESS!” He loved to dress up and was well known for wearing hats/derby’s.
In additions to his parents, Junious was predeceased by his brothers, Seth Benton, Jr. and James Benton.
Left to cherish his memories is his loving and devoted wife, Lula Mae Wiggins and his children; Joyce Wiggins Wadsworth, Fort Myers, Florida, Ralph Morris, Jr. (Lisa) and Tawanna Williams (Phillip) both of Troy, NC, his grandchildren; Candace Wadsworth, Catherine Wadsworth, Marjorie Wadsworth, Rachelle Morris, Ralph Morris III, Abrianna Morris, Sarah Grace Williams and Jonathan Williams, great-grandchild, Jonathan Hix, sister-in law, Mary Sanders and a host of loving and caring nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
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