Grand Tower- Alvin Stewart Heggie, 68, of Grand Tower, passed away at 3:30 PM, Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at his home.
Alvin was born on July 20, 1949 in Amarillo, TX to William C. and Mary (McPherson) Heggie. He was a retired roofer who owned his own business. Alvin was an avid fisherman with a commercial fishing license. His dream was always to live on the river. The last few years of his life, he accomplished this and was able to live on the Mississippi River.
Son- Alvin S. Heggie of Texas
Son- Jamie “Blake” Heggie of San Antonio, TX
Partner- Eileen Otis Hudgens of Grand Tower
Seven step daughters
Sister- Evelyn Cutrell of Herrin
Sister- Janice Alberd of Sevierville, TN
Sister- Catherine Spencer of Wake Forest, NC
Sister- Cheryl Cutrell and husband Mark of Herrin
Brother- Dennis Heggie and wife Tammy of Amarillo, TX
Brother- Floyd Heggie of Ft. Worth, TX
Brother- James Heggie and wife Deborah of Woodbine, KS
Many nieces, nephews that he was quite fond of
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother-Art LaDale.
His wish was to be cremated and private family services will be held at a later date. Inurnment will be held at a later date in Patterson Cemetery in Tennessee. Memorial arrangements were made at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin.
For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit www.hughesfuneralhomes.com.