Class of 2007 to honor deceased soldier

Apr 23, 2012

SULPHUR SPRINGS - High school classmates of Tanner Higgins are planning to honor him by purchasing a plaque or a brick paver in his name for the Hopkins County Veterans Memorial. 

The Sulphur Springs HS Class of 2007 is also selling bracelets with his name engraved, with the proceeds going to his widow, Shelby. Those can be purchased at the law offices of Powers and Blount and the Cardile Chiropractic clinic on Oak Avenue. 

Higgins died last weekend in Afghanistan. His body is scheduled to arrive at Majors Filed Municipal Airport in Greenville Monday at 11 a.m., with a motorcade to follow. Services at Tuesday at Lake Fork Baptist Church in Wood County.

Higgins' obituary can be viewed here.