Services for James Lewis Galigher, age 65, of Medon, are Saturday, March 18, 2023, at 1:00 pm in the Shackelford Chapel in Bolivar with burial to follow in Shandy Cemetery. Visitation is from 11:00 am until service time. He passed away Wednesday evening, March 15, 2023, at his home.
The son of the late J. T. and Dorothy Pauline Sisco Galigher, he was a life-long resident of Hardeman County. Mr. Galigher was a retired truck driver for the Hardeman County Highway Department and a member of Shandy Baptist Church.
He married Kelly Joan Maybury on June 16, 1978 and she departed this life on June 24, 2002. He also was preceded in death by two sisters, Joy Sipes and Phyllis Wiggins; and a brother, Lynn Galigher.
In his leisure time, Lewis enjoyed deer hunting, going to the river and spending time with his grandchildren.
He leaves a daughter, Erica Galigher of Medon; a son, David Galigher of Lexington; his companion, Tori Dowdy of Medon; three sisters, Patricia Hawkins (Kent) of Memphis, Sheila Brandenburg (Steve), also of Memphis, and Charlotte Howell of Jackson; two brothers, Randy Galigher of Toone and Doug Galigher (Sue) of Arkansas; and six grandchildren, Allyssa Galigher, Alana Galigher, Jacob Young, Kellie, Kylee and Zander Haase.
Memorials may be sent to the charity of the donor's choice.