Ronda L. Wiggins
Ronda Lynn Wiggins, 56, of Leakey, died on Oct. 1, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family.
She was born in El Paso on April 23, 1963, to Carolyn (Barton) and James “Jimbo” Clower.
Wiggins is survived by her partner, Sid Bort of Leakey; three daughters: Miranda Rohan (Kevin) of Yorktown, Michelle Wiggins of Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Megan Wiggins of Leakey; two sons, Vincent Bort of Austin and Dee Bort of Leakey; parents, of Castroville; four grandchildren, Marley Hurta, Meiah Wiggins, Miles Wiggins and Bennett Rohan; two sisters, Theresa Johnston (Jerry) of Castroville and Christie Clower (Micquie) of Albuquerque, New Mexico; brother Rockney Clower (Rita) of San Antonio; and seven nieces and nephews, Shane Machen, Jessica Hubbell, Zulika Clower, Zoe Clower, Zasha Clower, Devin Darby-Clower and Haley Darby-Clower.
She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Inez (Gram) Clower; mother-in-law, Kathy Bort; nephew, Dominic Darby-Clower; and granddaughter Sunny Bort.
The family said Wiggins had a unique soul and loved everyone unconditionally. She worked at the Rolling Hills Clinic in Leakey for over 15 years, coming into contact with almost everyone in the community. The family said she never failed to have a smile on her face and a cheerful greeting.
Her daughters said she guided them to become wonderful mothers, wives and friends.
According to the family, Wiggins and Sid Bort had a love that will last beyond this life; they laughed, cried, loved, and y lived life to the fullest each day, never taking for granted their time together.
A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. yesterday at the Real County Junior Horse Club Arena in Leakey, with Eli Rocha officiating. Family and friends were invited share a meal complete with a Dr. Pepper toast to Wiggins.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Real County Junior Horse Club, P.O. Box 41, Leakey, TX 78873 or a charity of one’s choice. The family is accepting condolences at www.nelsonfuneralhomes.net.
Arrangements were under the care of Nelson Funeral Home of Leakey.
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