John is survived by his significant other, Rita Hull Spinks. Father of Johnny Foster Biggs, Jason Roy Biggs and Jennifer J. (Philip) Davis. Grandfather of Jenna, Joshua, Jared, Josie and Jaxson Biggs, Ethyn Biggs, Shae, Sky and Kayla Davis. Brother of Jane Marie Biggs (Butch), Judy Christine Biggs (Jimmie) Hammons, Justin “Joe” Nelson Biggs, Renata “Renae” Ann Trainer (Slim), Rosa Ruth (Bobby) Trainer Osborne, Melvin Earl (Kim) Trainer, Florence “Flo” Mae Trainer (Bobby) and Michael “Ross” (Jaime VanHoy) Trainer. Life-long friend of Pete and Betty Didawick. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, friends and extended family.
John was preceded in death by his parents, Agnes Grace Bennett Trainer, Roy Echols Trainer and Jack Nelson Biggs; and siblings, Jackie “Sugar” Lee Biggs, Janet Grace Biggs and Edward “Bimbo” William Bennett.
John was a proud veteran of the United States Army. He was a hard worker that you could count on to show up early and get the job done. He loved to ride and race horses. He was a very skilled horse trainer. He loved and cherished his dogs. He was very proud of his garden that he planted every year. He enjoyed being outdoors, hunting, fishing and running his dogs. His favorite time of the year was 4th of July where he hosted a cookout and looked forward to spending time with his family and friends.
Visitation was held on Thursday, July 22, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs. A graveside service followed in May Chapel Cemetery.
Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs is in charge of arrangements. Please send online condolences by visiting www.WallaceandWallaceFH.com.