John Allen Pigg, 71, of Mulberry passed away Sunday, May 29, 2016. He was an industrial electrician, president of District 3 Volunteer Fire Department, retired firefighter and retired from Whirlpool. John was a U.S. Air Force veteran, serving in the Vietnam War. He attended 71 Freewill Baptist Church. John was born Feb. 13, 1945, in Mulberry and preceded in death by his parents, James Arthur Pigg and Venita Williams Pigg.

Survivors include his wife, Paula Pigg of the home; one son, Keith Treyan Pigg (Theresa) of Mulberry; six grandchildren, Seth, Tristan and Tyler of Mulberryand Kyle, Alna and Amanda of Van Buren; one sister, Rita Anderson of Columbia, Mo.; and one brother, Bobby Pigg (Andie) of Melburne.

Funeral service will be noon Saturday at Ocker Chapel of Alma with internment at Pope Cemetery with military honors. Services are under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home of Alma.

Online tributes may be made at www.ockerfuneralhome.com.