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W. Russell "Russ" "Sugar" Figgins, Sr.
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Obituary for W. Russell "Russ" "Sugar" Figgins, Sr.

William Russell “Russ” “Sugar” Figgins, Sr., 79, of Delray, WV passed away on Monday, July 2, 2018 at his home.

Russ was born on May 22, 1939 in Front Royal, VA, the son of the late Frank I. Figgins, Sr. and Thelma V. Knight Figgins. He attended the Delray Christian Church and worked as a horseman for 35+ years in various locations in Maryland and Virginia. Russ enjoyed wood crafting, model airplanes hobbyist, motorcycles and most of all being with his family.

He was the beloved husband of Loretta K. Figgins whom he married August 29, 1986 in Mt. Airy, MD; wonderful father of three children with his first wife, the late Elizabeth J. Figgins; a son: William R. Figgins, Jr. of Mercersburg, PA; a daughter: Kimberley R. Stup and her husband John of Chambersburg, PA; four sisters: Susie A. Cheek of NC; Barbara A. Smith of VA; Virgie M. Roop of MD; Nancy M. Poffinbarger of VA; two brothers: Frank I. Figgins, Jr. of VA; Edward W. Figgins of MD;. A loving grandfather of Elizabeth A. Figgins, Taylor N. Figgins, Chase A. Figgins, Exzavier R. Figgins; He is also survived by a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.

He is preceded in death by his son: Jordan L. Figgins; a sister: Dorothy V. Figgins and a brother Daniel L. Figgins.

A Celebration of Russ’s Life will be held at the Giffin Funeral Home & Crematory in Capon Bridge, WV on Saturday, July 21, 2018 from 10:00 to 12:00 PM. Inurnment will be private.

Please omit floral arrangements and consider making memorial contributions may be to the Figgins Family C/O Giffin Funeral Home, PO Box 100, Capon Bridge, WV 26711 or Hospice of the Panhandle 330 Hospice Lane, Kearneysville, WV 25430.

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