James “Jim” Phelps Wiggins

James “Jim” Phelps Wiggins, 62 of Gainesville, FL passed away at his home on Tuesday June 25, 2019. Jim was born October 23, 1956 in Miami, FL to Bill and Dorothy Wiggins. He served in the US Army for 12 years. Mr. Wiggins spent the majority of his life working and supporting the police labor movement until his passing. He was extremely passionate about sports and fishing, and an avid Gators fan.
He was preceded in death by his father Bill and sister Jeanne Wiggins. Survivors include his mother Dorothy, sister Cheri Wiggins, five children Amber (Joe) Feldpausch, John (Stacy) Wiggins, Angie (Tommy) Sapp, Jennifer Wiggins, Erica Wiggins, and seven grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 4:00 p.m. Monday July 1, 2019 at Sorrento Community Clubhouse 5045 NW 21st Drive Gainesville, FL 32605. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to North Central Florida Police Benevolent Association 8342 NW 54th Street Gainesville, FL 32653. Arrangements are in the care of Milam Funeral and Cremation Services 311 South Main Street Gainesville, FL 32601 (352) 376-5361 www.milamfh.com

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In consideration of COVID-19, as well as the families we are serving, we would like for those of you whose immune systems are compromised please stay home and send the family a condolence card. We may also be forced to postpone services if this continues or worsens. Our profession as funeral directors is not only focused on serving families, but also protecting the families and the community at-large. Thank you and please take care!