John P. Staggs Jr., 73, Kokomo, passed away at 3:45 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at his son’s home. He was born on June 12, 1940, in Sikeston, Mo., to the late John P. and Lottie L. (Henson) Staggs Sr. On June 12, 1965, John married Hallie M. Weber, and she preceded him in death on July 15, 1993. John recently gave his life to Jesus Christ and began attending Kokomo First Church of the Nazarene.
John is survived by his children, John Joseph Staggs, Teresa Marie (John) Evener, Lisa Ann Staggs, Anthony Lloyd (Crystral) Staggs; and grandchildren, Michael, Rachel, Ely, Weber, Nora, Silas, Christopher, Lillian, David and Naomi.
John was preceded in death by his parents, wife Hallie M. Staggs and a brother.
John’s family would like to think Great Lakes Hospice for the excellent care John received, especially from Dawn, Nicole and Pepper.
There will be a graveside service at 1 p.m. Thursday at Crown Point Cemetery, 1101 E. Sycamore St., with Pastor David Leeder officiating.
Ellers Mortuary Main Street Chapel, 725 S. Main St., assisted the family with arrangements.