Funeral services for Mr. Herbert Willard Pigg, Sr., 73, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Saturday, December
3, 2016, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pigg Family Cemetery in
the Fairview community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 11 A.M. until
time of services.
He passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at his
He was born October 25, 1943, in Gainesboro, TN, to the
late Charlie Lee Pigg and Lena Liza Pigg. On November 1,
1968, he was married to the late Peggy Pigg. He worked for
General Motors in Dayton, OH, and loved fishing. He was a
32nd degree Mason, and loved spending time with family. He
was a kind man with a big heart.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in
death by 1 Son: Shawn Lee Pigg; and 2 Brothers-in-Law: John
Thomason and Donnie Stafford.
Survivors include 1 Son: Herbert "Herb" Willard Pigg, Jr. of
Gainesboro, TN; 3 Daughters: Julie Ann Beck of Cookeville, TN,
Jenny (Phillip) Mahan of Cookeville, TN, and Tonya (Mike) Toht
of Kettering, OH; 8 Grandchildren; 6 Great Grandchildren; 2
Sisters: Joyce Thomason of Gainesboro, TN, and Jill Stafford of
Gainesboro, TN; and 1 Brother-in-Law: Steve (Eunice) Dillon of
Dayton, OH. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and
friends also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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