George Huggins |

George Huggins

Private services for George Huggins will be conducted Friday at the Riverside National Cemetery.

Mr. Huggins died Tuesday, Oct. 24, at a VA Hospital in Los Angels. He was 86.

He was born Sept. 28, 1920, in Bangs, Texas, to Timothy Huggins and Minnie Clementine Suggs. He served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army from 1940 to 1946, during World War II. He was a prisoner of war. He received a bachelor of the arts degree from Harding-Simmons University. He married Ruby Nelson in Abilene, Texas, in 1946. He worked in the grocery industry. He was a member of the Lake Wildwood Mens Golf Club, Lost Battalion. He enjoyed golf.

He is survived by his wife, Ruby Huggins; and children Cindy and Larry Huggins.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Lost Battalion, P.O. Box 427 Decatur, Texas, 76234.

Arrangements are under the direction of Cedar Hills in Los Angeles.

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