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Jack Higgins

August 3, 1942 — November 23, 2023

Elm City

Jack Higgins

Jack Higgins, 81, of Elm City, died Thursday, November 23, 2023 surrounded by his loving family.

Memorial services will be held at Bible Missionary Baptist Church on Wednesday, November 29, 2023 at 11:00.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Linda Skipworth Higgins; son, Paul Higgins (Karen); daughter, Dana Higgins Stone (Steven); grandsons, Jeremy Aycock and Aaron Higgins; great-grandchildren, Aiden, Kinsley, and Madison; sisters, Pat Gambill and Barbara Shomaker (James). 

He was a US Air Force veteran, retired from Xerox Corporation and was the owner and operator of Wilson Computer Center. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved his family. He had a passion for guns and target shooting. He was the rock of his family and will be missed immensely.                         

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl, Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements by Wilson Memorial Service, 2811 Fieldstream Dr. N, Wilson,


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Memorial Service

Wednesday, November 29, 2023

11:00 - 11:45 am (Eastern time)

Bible Missionary Baptist Church

2833 Tilghman Rd N, Wilson, NC 27896

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