Willie Maurice Biggs Jr

Published 7:57 pm Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Lt. Col. (Ret) Willie Maurice Biggs Jr. transitioned Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015. He is survived by his devoted wife, Dr. Rosa Hinton-Biggs; one aunt, Mrs. Adelaide Montgomery; of Suffolk; three siblings, Barbara Stewart; of Richmond, Joyce Atkins; of Smithfield and Maj. (Ret) Michael Biggs (Carolyn), of Petersburg; former wife, Bernadette Biggs, mother of his two daughters, Traci Biggs and Treva Saleem, all of Palm Coast, Fla.; one son, Reuben Shaw (Shaynette), of Virginia Beach; one grandson, Tony Davis Jr., of Palm Coast, Fla.; one stepdaughter, Natasha Davis, of Burlington, N.C.; one stepson, Ahira Hinton, of Poughkeepsie, N.Y.; five step-grandchildren, Tyquana Davis, Qiana Holt, Nastajja Jones, Keā€™mauri Tinnin and Samari Woods, all of Burlington, N.C.; and a host of nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, at East End Baptist Church. Professional services with dignity have been entrusted to Crocker Funeral Home Inc. Condolences to the Biggs family may be extended to www.crockerfuneralhome.com.