James Albert Bigham, Jr., 52, of Bald Knob, Ark., died Tuesday, December, 26, 2006 at White County Hospital at Searcy, Ark.
Born November 13, 1954, at Pontiac, Mich., he was the son of Josephine Sample Bigham and the late James Albert Bigham, Sr.
A long time White County resident, he attended the Arkansas State University at Beebe, Ark., where he earned an Associate's Degree in Fine Arts, and was involved in the trucking industry.
He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Rebeckah Griffin.
He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Ena G. Pruitt Bigham of Bald Knob, his mother, Josephine Bigham, of Searcy, one son, Randy Griffin of Bald Knob, three daughters, Betty Merrill and husband, Lonnie, of Bald Knob, Bobbi Coleman and husband, Steven, and Angie Moon and husband, Michael, both of Judsonia, Ark., one sister, Linda Ritchie and husband, Tim, of Searcy, one uncle, Pete Sample of Senath, Mo., and eight grandchildren.
The family will receive visitors from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Dec. 28, 2006 at Victory Life Church at Bald Knob.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Friday, Dec. 29, 2006, at Victory Life Church with Rev. Don Pettit and Gary Pruitt officiating. Burial will follow at Providence Cemetery at Judsonia.
Pallbearers will be Alvie Daniels, Steven Coleman, Lonnie Merrill, Timmy Lefford, Jesse Johnson, Randy Griffin, Kim Whitener, and Dalton Shepard.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Joe James, Shawn Lawrence, and Michael Moon.
Faith Funeral Service of Manila, Ark., is in charge of arrangements.