Jefferson Levree Huggins, 66, of Tallapoosa, Mo., died Monday, March 20, 2006, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Born Dec. 9, 1939, in Shirley, Ark., he was the son of the late Leonard and Ruby Sowell Huggins.
On July 29, 1959, in Tallapoosa, he married Deloris Bearden, who survives of the home.
Survivors also include three daughters, Tronda Brown, of Gideon, Mo., Gail Brasher, of Portageville, Mo., and Terri Strickland, of Malden; six brothers, Ralph Huggins, of Malden, John and Jim Hensley, both of Risco, Mo., George Hensley, of Tallapoosa, Dan Hensley, of Greenville, Mo., and Doug Hensley, of Gideon, Mo.; three sisters, Mary Dordon and Beulah Evans, both of Risco and Marilyn Meese, of Brosley, Mo.; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one brother, James Hensley.
Graveside services were held at 2 p.m., today, Tuesday, March 21, in the Rosewood Cemetery at Malden with the Rev. Johnny Meese officiating.
Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.