Melvin E. Diggs
Date of Birth:  April 11, 1935
Date of Death:  December 2, 2018
Arrangements:

Visitation
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Wednesday, December 5, 2018   3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Service
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Thursday, December 6, 2018   12:30 PM
Burial
  • Lakeview Cemetery  
  • 2724 Liberty Rd., Sykesville, MD      View Map
  • Thursday, December 6, 2018   Immediately following the funeral services
Details:
  • Melvin E. Diggs, 83, a 10 year resident of Pasadena and formerly of Owings Mills died on December 2, 2018 at Baltimore Washington Medical Center.

    He was born on April 11, 1935 in Baltimore, MD.

    Mr. Diggs retired as a Sergeant from the Baltimore City Police Department after 25 years of service and then went on to be the Taneytown Chief of Police for 12 years.

    He was a member of the FOP.

    He enjoyed singing Karaoke, and dancing.  He was always the life of the party and was known for buying all the girls cowboy hats.

    In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife of 26 years, Janet Diggs and 4 siblings.

    Mr. Diggs is survived by his sons Thomas M. Diggs (Lisa), Edward "Bunky" Boyd (Terri) and Richard Boyd (Trish), his daughter Stacey Diggs (Nelson), 10 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

    A visitation will take place on Wednesday from 3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Stallings Funeral Home, P.A. where funeral services will be held on Thursday at 12:30 PM.  Interment Lakeview Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Chesapeake 90 Ritchie Highway Pasadena, MD 21122 or online at Donate Now