He was past President of Bee County Farm Bureau, and a lay minister for the Church of Christ. He enjoyed golf, hunting and fishing, but loved to watch his children and grandchildren participate in sports. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.
Mr. Carriger is survived by his wife, Grace Frels Carriger-Skidmore; 1 daughter, Deana Lynn (Mark) Sugarek-Beeville and 1 son, Bill J. (Nancy) Carriger-Skidmore. 6 grandchildren; Catherine Grace Carriger, Jim S. (Gina) Sugarek, John H. (Morgan) Carriger, Ellen E. Sugarek, William J. (Amanda) Carriger and Thomas Dean (Regan) Carriger. Also 5 Great Grandchildren.
Visitation with the family present was held Monday, December 27, 2010, between 6 and 8 p.m. at Dobie Funeral Home. Funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday, December 28, 2010, at Dobie Funeral Home Chapel with Joe Cox officiating. Interment followed in Cenizo Hill Cemetery.
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