Jan. 23, 1921 - April 3, 2012, Reba was born in Hayesville, N.C. to Robert Lee and Minnie Lee Ledford.
The Ledfords raised eight children: Ronda, Ralph, Reba, Rena, Robert, Reuben, Robenia, and Ray.
Reba's life work was as a homemaker, but in her early career she worked for Union Carbide in Oak Ridge, Tenn. in the lab on the Manhattan Project. That is where she met and later married Wade Rigsbee on March 30, 1948.
Wade and Reba moved to Titusville, Fla. in 1964 eventually settling in Mims where they lived together until Wade passed away in 1995. Read More»