Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

Frederick (Pat) Biggs, 87, of Owensboro

OWENSBORO, KY - Frederick (Pat) Biggs, 87, of Owensboro, passed away on Saturday, September 29, 2012, at Hillcrest Healthcare Center in Owensboro.

He was born on December 25, 1924, in Henderson, Kentucky to the late Louis and Emma Rich Biggs. Mr. Biggs was retired from Green Coal Company where he worked for 17 years.

He was a member of Parrish Avenue Baptist Church, Masonic Lodge #742, #130 Order of Eastern Star, Acacia #46, a member of Derby City Submarine, a veteran of World War II where he served in the US Navy in the Submarine Reserve at age 17. He was decorated with a President’s Citation on December 10, 1943, for his service on the S-45 in hostile waters in the Pacific. Mr. Biggs also owned and operated the Hamilton’s Ferry on the Green River for 30 years.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Lula Biggs in 2007; and a son Herman Lindal Ezell in 2001.

Surviving are two daughters, Gail (Scott) Haire of Stanley and Nellie Jane (Patrick) Johnson of Augusta, Georgia; four grandchildren Andy (Rachel) Haire of Whitesville and Jeff Haire of Stanley; Neal Ezell and Lori Ezell; three great-grandchildren Isibela Haire, Breanna Haire and Ava Haire; two step grandchildren, Aaron Ralph and Raelyn Ralph; a brother Noel "Mike" (Irene) Biggs of Frankfort, Kentucky; and one niece, Tamela Biggs.

Services will be held on Tuesday at 10 a.m.at Haley-McGinnis & Owensboro Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Russ officiating. Burial will follow in Calhoun Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 3 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday after 8:00 a.m. The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Masonic Homes of Kentucky, Development Office, 3761 Johnson Hall Drive, Masonic Home, KY 40041.

Share your memories and photos of Frederick "Pat" Biggs at www.haley-mcginnis.com.

Posted on 2/2/14
Genovese - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=35646&sub= Lewis - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=bracken_lewis Holt - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=drholt Napier - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=dr.napier_page Newman - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=50353
Genovese - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=35646&sub= Lewis - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=bracken_lewis Holt - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=drholt Napier - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=dr.napier_page Newman - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=50353
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
Posted on 1/31/2014
2/6/2014 - posted
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Genovese - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=35646&sub= Lewis - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=bracken_lewis Holt - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=drholt Napier - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=dr.napier_page Newman - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=50353
Genovese - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=35646&sub= Lewis - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=bracken_lewis Holt - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=drholt Napier - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=dr.napier_page Newman - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=50353
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
Posted on 1/31/2014
2/6/2014 - posted
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Genovese - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=35646&sub= Lewis - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=bracken_lewis Holt - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=drholt Napier - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=dr.napier_page Newman - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=50353
Genovese - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=35646&sub= Lewis - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=bracken_lewis Holt - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=drholt Napier - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=dr.napier_page Newman - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=50353
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
Posted on 1/31/2014
2/6/2014 - posted
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Genovese - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=35646&sub= Lewis - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=bracken_lewis Holt - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=drholt Napier - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=dr.napier_page Newman - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=50353
Genovese - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=35646&sub= Lewis - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=bracken_lewis Holt - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=drholt Napier - http://www.mchky.org/getpage.php?name=dr.napier_page Newman - http://www.mchky.org/staff/bio.php?doc_id=50353
3/12 - 718 switched from reg 2 to hopkins only
Posted on 1/31/2014
2/6/2014 - posted
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

July 24, 2014 3806

Powderly Man Injured in Apparent Gun…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 24, 2014 2717

Madisonville Man Charged for Drugs,…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
July 25, 2014 2110

No One Injured in Truck-Train Collision

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
July 24, 2014 1724

Muhlenberg to Have State's Only Honey…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 25, 2014 1386

Vehicle Strikes Lawn Mower Driven on…

in Top Stories by Dep. Mike Evans

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

July 24, 2014 2717

Madisonville Man Charged for Drugs,…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
July 25, 2014 2110

No One Injured in Truck-Train Collision

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
July 25, 2014 1386

Vehicle Strikes Lawn Mower Driven on…

in Top Stories by Dep. Mike Evans
July 24, 2014 1058

Hopkins County Fair Provides Family Fun

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
July 27, 2014 873

Hopkins County Fair Concludes

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

July 24, 2014 1302

US 231 Ohio River 'William Natcher'…

in News by Keith Todd
July 24, 2014 993

Maintenance Scheduled at Fisher Park and…

in News by Brittni Bunn
July 24, 2014 850

Portion of Spring Bank Drive Closed…

in News by Sherry Girten
July 24, 2014 276

Owensboro Southern 11-Year-Olds Finish…

in Top Stories by Steve LeMaster
July 28, 2014 198

Dont Miss Out on a Howl of a Good Time

in News by Brittni Bunn

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

July 24, 2014 3806

Powderly Man Injured in Apparent Gun…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 24, 2014 1724

Muhlenberg to Have State's Only Honey…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 24, 2014 1268

Marching Mustangs Band Camp Underway

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 25, 2014 1144

Business Spotlight - McQuady's Automotive

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 25, 2014 992

Business Spotlight - Blue Moon Car Wash

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03