Jerry Estole Higgs, 65, formerly of Willis, took his heavenly flight on Friday, April 12, 2019. Preceding him in death are his parents, Estole McCoy and Reba Boyd Higgs.
He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Joyce and Dennis Thompson; nephew, Joshua Thompson; “his other sister and brother”, Martha and Charlie Allen and their children, Susan Nolley and Dwayne Allen; and special cousins, Jill and Granville Bishop.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516.
A graveside service will be held at the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 24, 2019 with Pastor Ricky Atkins officiating and Military Rites by the Langley-Eustis Air Force Honor Guard.