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John Collee Huggins, Jr.

April 30, 1932 February 21, 2018
John Collee Huggins, Jr.
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Obituary for John Collee Huggins, Jr.

John Collee Huggins, Jr., 85, of Hot Springs, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Elderberry Nursing Home.
John was born in Scotland County, NC on April 30, 1932 to his late parents, John Collee Huggins and Daisy Mae Hutchinson Huggins. He was a veteran of the US Army and worked in textiles for many years before beginning his mission in ministry. He started pastoring in British Columbia and had since pastored in several different locations across Western North Carolina before retiring in 2000.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Shelby Huggins, son, Donald Neil Huggins and sister, Mary Autry.
He is survived by his children Steve Collee Huggins (Walburga) and Anita Robin Brooks (Christopher); grandchildren: Brian Salzer (Angelica), Steve Huggins II, Michael Huggins, Benjamin Brooks, Tara Huggins, Timothy Huggins (Amanda); sister, Juanita Baxley; brother, Marion Huggins (Carolyn); as well as several nieces and nephews.
A Funeral Service will be held at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, February 25, 2018, at Solid Rock Full Gospel Church in Hot Springs, with Pastors Jimmy White and Ron Dodson officiating. Interment will follow at Paint Rock Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Saturday, February 24, 2018 in the chapel of Madison Funeral Services.
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5:00 PM 2/24/2018 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 2/24/2018 7:00:00 PM
Madison Funeral Services

1750 Hwy 213
Marshall, NC 28753

Madison Funeral Services
1750 Hwy 213 Marshall 28753 NC
United States





3:00 PM 2/25/2018 3:00:00 PM
Solid Rock Full Gospell Church

4154 US 25-70 Hwy
Hot SPrings, NC 28743

Solid Rock Full Gospell Church
4154 US 25-70 Hwy Hot SPrings 28743 NC
United States

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Paint Rock Cemetery Final Resting Place

12 Crossing Lane
Not Springs, NC 28743

12 Crossing Lane Not Springs 28743 NC
United States

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