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James Huggins

James Huggins

Tuesday, November 1st, 1932 Sunday, March 17th, 2019

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Obituary for James Lige Huggins

James Lige Huggins, 86, of Shirley, passed away March 17, 2019 in Clinton, Arkansas. He was born November 1, 1932 in Shirley, Arkansas to Rufus and Murel Williams Huggins. James enjoyed fishing, hunting, horse races, dog races and playing cards.
Left to cherish James’s memory are his children Randy Huggins of Staunton, IL, Pam Murray and husband Stanley of Shirley, Angel England and husband Jay of Greers Ferry, Tracy Cooley and husband Tracy of Bee Branch, and Ryan Huggins and wife Nicki of Greenbrier. James was also survived by 17 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, several great-great-grandchildren; sister Linda Mannon of Cuba, Missouri; numerous nieces, nephews and other family and friends.
James was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Mae Musskopf Huggins, his parents, and siblings Bill Huggins, Wendell Huggins and Elain Blair.
Visitation is Tuesday, March 19, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Clinton Funeral Service. Funeral Services are Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Settlement Baptist Church in Shirley with Sister Shelia Gardner officiating. Burial will follow in Settlement Cemetery.
Pall Bearers are Corey Murray, Cameron Murray, Lane England, Wendell Huggins, Blake Ward, and Skyler Dickinson. Honorary Pall Bearers are his grandchildren.
Arrangements entrusted to Clinton Funeral Service. To sign James’s Book of Memories, please go to www.clintonfuneralservice.com.

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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Clinton Funeral Service
    CLINTON, AR
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    Tuesday, March 19th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Settlement Baptist Church
    10277 Highway 16 E
    SHIRLEY, AR
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    Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
    10:00am
    Officiant
    Sister Sheila Gardner
  • Interment

    Settlement Cemetery
    Hwy 16
    SHIRLEY, AR
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William Huggins, Jr Family and Ted, Karen & Hailey sent flowers to the family of James Lige Huggins.
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Diane Hennessee

I'm so sorry to hear about Mr. Jim. I didn't know till I read obituary in the paper.
We met Mr Jim when my daddy, Jim Fairfield, was admitted to the nursing home in Clinton. They all welcomed Daddy by letting him join them at their dining table. Mr Jim was always joshing with daddy about cars, fishing and hats! They'd point fingers at each other and carry on. We'd occasionally join them for a meal and got so attached to the men that became daddy's new friends at this stage in their life. I've shared with my siblings as they would come and visit and also enjoyed visiting with Mr Higgins.
May Our Lord comfort each one of you. He will be remembered fondly within the Fairfield family. After daddy's passing mom & I enjoyed going back and visiting.
Love & Prayers, Diane Fairfield Hennessee
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Sherry Hutchison

Tracy I am so sorry for your loss. Will be praying for Gods comfort.
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Sandy McDonald

I met Mr. James as a housekeeper at Ozark Health. He was always smiling and joking with me. Laughed so hard when I got locked out, trying to fill his bird feeder. Rest In Peace, Mr. James. ❤️
Comment | Posted at 07:30pm via Condolence
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Ruby Hopper

Tracy I am so sorry for your loss.
I met him when I was going through Chemo he would be in P T with your mom. Prayers for all the family.
Ruby Hopper
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William Huggins, Jr Family and Ted, Karen & Hailey

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