Ronald Dean Higgins
Ronald “Ron” Dean Higgins, 83, of Newport News, passed away peacefully on March 26, 2021. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He loved Jesus and served him well as a missionary in Asia. He was a man of many talents and many friends.
Ron was preceded in death by his parents, Herman and Viola Higgins and brothers, Harold and Dennis. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Virginia Martin Higgins; daughter, Rebecca Higgins; brother, Charles Higgins (Carol); sister, Mary Rogers (Paul); and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, April 5, 2021 at New Covenant Church, 1079 Big Bethel Road, in Hampton. Guests are required to wear a mask.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, April 5, 2021 at New Covenant Church, 1079 Big Bethel Road, in Hampton. Guests are required to wear a mask while in the building. To reserve a seat or request the link to stream the service, register at https://ncchampton.ccbchurch.com/goto/forms/171/responses/new
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Ron’s memory may be made to SEA Crusades, 304 Marsh View Court, Carrollton, VA 23314.
Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601.