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Obituaries

April 30, 2014

Jerry Biggs

COMMERCE — Jerry Dale Biggs, 63, of Klondike passed away March 30, 2014, in Commerce.

Jerry was born in McKinney on May 28, 1950, to Bill and Hazel Ross Biggs. He was the youngest of eight children.

Jerry attended East Texas State University. He was an actor — playing many parts — including a role as Roy Suggs in the movie, “Lonesome Dove.”

He is survived by his wife, Judy; Zachary, whom he considered a son; his six dogs and 18 cats, especially by his best four-legged friend and companion, Abigail.

A true celebration of Jerry’s life will be conducted May 3 at 2 p.m. at “The Church at Klondike” (131 CR 2020, Klondike,75448). Friends and family living in the area are asked to bring a covered dish to this event.

In lieu of usual remembrances, donations are requested to be made in Jerry’s memory to the Screen Actor’s Guild Foundation Emergency Assistance, 5757 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 124, Los Angeles, Calif. 90036.

Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home of Commerce is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at www.joneswalkerandson.com

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