Jimmy Wade Higgs
November 26, 1944 -
December 17, 2013

Visitation

December 19, 2013
5-8 PM

Service 

December 20, 2013
11 AM

Interment

Obituary

Funeral services for Jimmy Wade Higgs, age 69 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Friday at 11 AM at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Joe Wayne McGee officiating. Burial will follow in Wrights Cemetery. Mr. Higgs passed away Tuesday night in Huntsville Hospital.

He was a native of Giles County, TN and the son of the late James M. and Sybil Holley Higgs. Mr. Higgs was an independent truck driver, construction superintendent and a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include his wife Norma Thornton Higgs of Fayetteville, daughter Melissa Dorminey and husband Devin of Oxford, NC, son Allan Wade Higgs and wife Teresa of Fayetteville, sister JoAnn Thomas and husband Bobby Joe of Fayetteville, grandchildren, Mikhala Dorminey, Robert Wade Dorminey, AJ Beddingfield, Ryan Kinsey, Piper Higgs and Lilly Higgs.

Visitation with the family will be Thursday evening 5-8 PM at Higgins Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the American Lung Association Headquarters, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004.

Video Services

11 Comments

  1. Jo Ann Wood

    Dear Norma & family, I am so sorry to hear about Jimmy Wade. I will be praying for you and I lnow you will find strength from the Lord. Love you, Jo Ann & Tom

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  2. Amy Osteen

    Mrs. Norma, you are really being hit hard with the death of your mother and your husband so close together. May God be with you at this difficult time. I always enjoy seeing you at Wal-Mart. Because He Lives, Amy S. Osteen

    Reply
  3. Amy Osteen

    Mrs. Norma, you are really being hit hard with the death of your mother and your husband so close together. I always enjoy seeing you at Wal-Mart. May God be especially close to you and your family at this difficult time. Because He Lives, Amy S. Osteen

    Reply
  4. Pam Hobbs Stanley

    So sorry about Jimmy. I will be praying for you during the days ahead. I pray that God will give you comfort during this time.

    Reply
  5. Sue Cary

    Dear Norma and family,
    My thoughts and prayers are with you now and in the days ahead. I am so sorry to hear of Jimmy’s passing. May God embrace you with love and comfort.

    Sincerely,
    Sue

    Reply
  6. kay horton

    We are so sorry Mrs Norma may God help your family threw this sad time Jimmy was a sweet man and will be missed by so many GOD BLESS LOMAN AND KAY HORTON

    Reply
  7. Wanda Preston

    Norma, My thoughts and prayers are with you. I will not be able to be there at visitation or Jimmy’s funeral but know that I will be there in spirit.

    Reply
  8. Anita Owens noel

    Norma, Ken an I are so sorry for your loss

    Reply
  9. Linda Holland

    Norma, JoAnn and families,

    Know that you are being thought of at such a difficult time.You have both been such wonderful caregivers to members of your families at various times.

    Reply
  10. Judy McLeod

    Mrs. Norma,

    You are in my thoughts and prayers. I think of you often.

    Judy McLeod

    Reply
  11. Peggy G. Bevels

    To the Family,

    So sorry to learn of Jimmy’s passing. I know he will be greatly missed by his family and many friends, but know you must have a wealth of wonderful memories to help comfort you. Seems like our community is going down fast. You are in my thoughts and prayers

    Reply

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11 Comments

  1. Jo Ann Wood

    Dear Norma & family, I am so sorry to hear about Jimmy Wade. I will be praying for you and I lnow you will find strength from the Lord. Love you, Jo Ann & Tom

    Reply
  2. Amy Osteen

    Mrs. Norma, you are really being hit hard with the death of your mother and your husband so close together. May God be with you at this difficult time. I always enjoy seeing you at Wal-Mart. Because He Lives, Amy S. Osteen

    Reply
  3. Amy Osteen

    Mrs. Norma, you are really being hit hard with the death of your mother and your husband so close together. I always enjoy seeing you at Wal-Mart. May God be especially close to you and your family at this difficult time. Because He Lives, Amy S. Osteen

    Reply
  4. Pam Hobbs Stanley

    So sorry about Jimmy. I will be praying for you during the days ahead. I pray that God will give you comfort during this time.

    Reply
  5. Sue Cary

    Dear Norma and family,
    My thoughts and prayers are with you now and in the days ahead. I am so sorry to hear of Jimmy’s passing. May God embrace you with love and comfort.

    Sincerely,
    Sue

    Reply
  6. kay horton

    We are so sorry Mrs Norma may God help your family threw this sad time Jimmy was a sweet man and will be missed by so many GOD BLESS LOMAN AND KAY HORTON

    Reply
  7. Wanda Preston

    Norma, My thoughts and prayers are with you. I will not be able to be there at visitation or Jimmy’s funeral but know that I will be there in spirit.

    Reply
  8. Anita Owens noel

    Norma, Ken an I are so sorry for your loss

    Reply
  9. Linda Holland

    Norma, JoAnn and families,

    Know that you are being thought of at such a difficult time.You have both been such wonderful caregivers to members of your families at various times.

    Reply
  10. Judy McLeod

    Mrs. Norma,

    You are in my thoughts and prayers. I think of you often.

    Judy McLeod

    Reply
  11. Peggy G. Bevels

    To the Family,

    So sorry to learn of Jimmy’s passing. I know he will be greatly missed by his family and many friends, but know you must have a wealth of wonderful memories to help comfort you. Seems like our community is going down fast. You are in my thoughts and prayers

    Reply

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