Rosie Matilda Biggs, 89, of Booneville passed from this life Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, in her home near Booneville. She was born Oct. 5, 1928, in the Nola community, near Waldron, to the late Wilford and Susie (Vaughn) Kiersey. She was a housewife and mother and enjoyed crocheting. She attended Walnut Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar D. Biggs; one son, Gary W. Biggs; one sister, Agnes Scharbor; and one brother, James Walter Kiersey.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Glendale Cemetery, near Booneville, under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home.

Per her request, there will be no viewing or visitation held.

She is survived by one son, Bill D. Biggs (Janice) of Diamond Bar, Calif.; one sister, Virginia Lee Kiersey of Booneville; three brothers, Chester Kiersey of Casa, Lawrence Kiersey of Banks and Clarence Kiersey of Springdale; one granddaughter, Sarah Torres; one grandson, Ryan D. Biggs; and one great-grandson, Jacob Torres.