The Washington Times-Herald

December 13, 2013

Norman Figg

March 2, 1952 - Dec. 12

---- — DUGGER — Norman Max Figg, 61, passed away Thursday at Union Hospital in Terre Haute.

He was born March 2, 1952, in Sullivan, the son of Walter Figg and Beulah (Overman) Figg. He graduated from Union High School in 1970. Norman was a Vietnam veteran and served in the Navy from 1972 to 1976. He had worked at General Electric and later retired from Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane. He was a member of the Dugger Masonic Lodge No. 721 and the commander of the Dugger American Legion Post No. 224 for the last three years. He accepted Christ as his Savior and was baptized at the age of 14 at the Dugger Church of Christ. He owned and operated Figg’s Concessions for several years. For the last eight years, Norman and his wife have owned and operated Figg’s Yorkies.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Vicki (Racer) Figg, whom he married Dec. 22, 1973; two sons, Nathan Figg of Dugger, and Matthew R. Figg (Jordan Savoy) of Dugger; one brother, Garland Figg (Brenda-Games) of Dugger; one sister, Harriet Morin (Max) of Linton.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Newkirk’s Funeral Home in Dugger, with Rev. Jerry Carmichael officiating. Interment will follow in Woodward Cemetery with military graveside rites by the Dugger American Legion. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.