NEWPORT, N.C. - James Neal "Jim" Biggerstaff, 76, of Newport and of Jefferson died Saturday, March 30, 2013 at his home in Jefferson.
Graveside services will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2013 at noon at Bald Mountain Cemetery with military rites with Brother/Deacon Herb Rash officiating.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Howard Biggerstaff, of Newport; son, Jay Biggerstaff and Tammy Biggerstaff, of Tampa, Fla.; daughters, Debra Riggs of Burlington, N.C., Beth Holman and husband Dwight Jr. of Jefferson, N.C. and Shellie Piner and husband Greg of Newport, N.C.; brothers, John Deal Biggerstaff and wife Bertha, of Savannah, Ga. and Frank Biggerstaff and wife Judy, of Knightdale, N.C.; seven grandchildren, Kasey Overcash and husband Josh, Kim Darcy, Kellie Holman, Chad Holman and Jamie Taylor, Ava Rae Biggerstaff, Drew Piner and wife Samantha and Sela Piner; five great-grandchildren, Paige Overcash, Lorali Overcash, Kaylyn Holman, Riley Darcy and Sarah Ann Piner; and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the High Country Healthcare Hospice, P.O. Box 421, Jefferson, NC 28640 and American Legion Post #46 Scholarship Fund, Carteret Community College, 3505 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557.
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Boone Family Funeral Home of West Jefferson is in charge of these arrangements.