Jerry was born on March 12, 1948 to Jesse and Bonnie Riegger in Lake Charles, La. He was a world-renowned tattoo artist, machine builder, seminar lecturer and mentor.
Survivors include his wife, Susan Bryan; one daughter, Siany Grace Riegger; 2 sons, Preston Lee Riegger and Ryan King Riegger; and his lil’ grandson, Rylan Bloomquist.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one son, Chad Jones.
Funeral service was held Saturday at First Church of God in Metropolis with Pastors Larry Welch and Everett Shaw officiating. Burial followed at Mt. Kenton Cemetery in Paducah.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home of Metropolis was in charge of arrangements.