In Memory of




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