Memphis Logan Riker
Birth date: June 11, 2002
Death date: April 23, 2012
Memphis Logan Riker, 9, of 8609 South Steam Bottoms Road, Vincennes, passed away at 6:30 a.m. Monday, April 23, 2012 at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis.
Memphis was born in Evansville, Indiana on June 11, 2002 to Thomas Logan Riker and Bobbie Adams.
Memphis was a 3rd grader at South Knox Elementary School. He attended the Wheatland Wesleyan Church and loved playing baseball and going fishing. He also enjoyed swimming, camping, riding his four wheeler and playing with legos.
Surviving is his father, Thomas Logan Riker and his wife, Carrrie of Washington; his mother, Bobbie Adams and her companion, Jordan Garner of Vincennes; a brother, Jarrod Devine of Vincennes; a step sister, Sydney Lindauer of Washington; and his step brothers, Lane and Draven Garner of Vincennes.
Also surviving are his grandparents, John and Paula Adams of Vincennes, Mark L. Riker of Wheatland, Jacky and Tommi Hamilton of Washington, and two aunts, Sarah McGregor and her husband, Shane of Monroe City and Tabitha Riker of Washington.Maternal great grandparents Robert & Ina Cardinal of Bruceville, Mary Adams of Monroe City and the late Ulysses Adams, Paternal grandparents, Thomas & Sue Wingfield of Washington, Francis Riker of Wheatland and the late Ralph Riker.
A celebration of Memphis’s life will be held 9:30 a.m. Friday April 27, 2012 at South Knox Elementary School. Visitation will be held at Goodwin Funeral Home from 3-8 p.m. Thursday. Interment will be private. Memorials may be made to Riley Hospital for Children. Online condolences may be made at www.goodwinfamilyfh.com