In Loving

James Nathaniel Higgins

September 4, 1948 – March 31, 2024

James Nathaniel Higgins passed away March 31,2024. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bernard and Cora Higgins; grandparents; and his aunt, Frances (Sis). He is survived by his son, Derek Higgins; two grandchildren, Callie and Maverick Higgins; and by his cousins, Nancy Poole, and Robin Waters and their families. He is also survived by his beloved dog, Kodi James and additional family members; Donald Bragg and James Mayhew.

Jim was a hard living, hardworking man. He was a no-nonsense kind of person with a kind heart and great sense of humor. He was a decorated Sargent in the Vietnam war and a recipient of the purple heart. He was an active member the NRA, VFW & American Legion. He was a motorcycle enthusiast, as well as a talented mechanic and drag racer. He struggled with his health for a long time but handled himself with strength and dignity. He was a devoted father and grandfather, and he will be missed.

A Memorial Service will be held at 2pm on Monday, April 15, 2024 at Woodward Funeral Home, 200 Fredericksburg Ave, Louisa, VA 23093.

Memorial Service


Woodward Funeral Home

200 Fredericksburg Ave.

Louisa, VA 23093


Monday, April 15, 2024



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