Terry Lamont Biggerstaff
Terry Lamont Biggerstaff, 61, of Blue Ball, Ark., went to be with his Lord and Savior Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at his home surrounded by his loving family.Terry was born March 4, 1951, in Fort Smith, Ark., to Homer Romane and Wilma (Grantham) Biggerstaff. Terry was a member of the Tatetown Community Church.He was a U.S. Marine veteran. His hobbies included deer hunting, fishing and gardening. Terry could make plants grow on rocks. But, above all Terry loved his family, most of all his grandchildren.Terry leaves behind to cherish his memory his loving wife, Patsy (Millard) of the home; seven children, Amanda Biggerstaff of Van Buren, Ark., George “Clay” Mitchell of Lavaca, Ark., Katherine Mitchell Morton of Bentonville, Ark., James Mitchell of Marlow, Tanya Johnson of Vian, Terry Charles Biggerstaff of Vian, Fred Bowen Jr. of Cedarville, Ark.; and eight grandchildren.Terry is also survived by two brothers, Sammy Biggerstaff, Robert Tindall; and his extended family, Terry Griffis, Tim Arnold, Tracy Miller, Trina Bickford, Tammy Hibbard, Travis Arnold; 13 extended grandchildren; 11 extended great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.Terry is preceded in death by his parents, Homer and Wilma Biggerstaff; his first wife, Mi Ling Biggerstaff, one son, Terry Eng; an infant daughter; one sister, Cricket Tindall; and two brothers, Jackie Tindall and Billy Biggerstaff.Terry’s life celebration was held Monday, Sept. 17, at Tatetown Community Church with Rev. John Hale and Rev. James Mitchell officiating. Burial was in Hunt Cemetery in the Tatetown Community.Pallbearers were Keith Biggerstaff, Stephen Biggerstaff, David Bowen, Amanda Biggerstaff, Michelle Mitchell and Tommy Joe Griffis. Honorary pallbearers were Tim Church, Dale Hargrove, Dewayne Moncier, John Dobbs and Allan Johns.You may leave words of condolence at www.heritagememorialfh.com.Arrangements were handled by Heritage Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory in Waldron, Ark.