James Albert Wiggins, SCN, 97, a native of Roanoke, Va., died at Nazareth Home, Louisville, Ky., on Saturday, August 1, 2009. She had been a Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 69 years.
Sister James Albert served in the apostolates of child care and elementary education in Massachusetts, Kentucky, Arkansas and Virginia for 43 years. In Louisville, Sister served at St. Vincent Orphanage, St. Augustine School and Most Blessed Sacrament School. In retirement, Sister served in volunteer ministry and the Apostolate of Prayer. Sister James Albert became a permanent resident at Nazareth Home in February 2008.
Survivors include a sister, Dora Assaid of Roanoke, Va., and several nieces and nephews.