April 13, 1933 - May 17, 2017
Donna Vee Biggs, age 84, of Bowling Green passed away May 17, 2017 in Mercy Hospital in Creve Couer. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 20th 2017 at the 2nd Baptist Church in Bowling Green with Rev. Jeremy Wallace officiating. Burial will be in the Crescent Heights Cemetery in Pleasant Hill, IL. Visitation will be held 4:00 -8:00 p.m., Friday, May 19, 2017 at the Bibb-Veach Funeral Home in Bowling Green. Donna was born April 13, 1933 in Pleasant Hill, IL the daughter of Harold and Lenora Pelikan Smith. She moved to St. Louis and later married Richard T. Biggs from Frederick, Maryland on August 21, 1953. Together, she and Richard adopted their daughter Donna in 1961 and later adopted Richard in 1965. In 1972 she and her husband moved the family to Frankford. Donna is survived by her son, Richard Mark Biggs (Karen) of Bowling Green; daughter Donna Grote (Joe) of Bowling Green; grandchildren Bethany Ponton (Kevin), Joey Grote (Audra), Tim Grote (Meaghan), Corey Biggs (Amy Jo), Bridgett Hanks (Bill), Randi Spinzig (Angie), Andrew Biggs and Brett Biggs (Rachel); great grandchildren Emma, Carson, Carlie, Julia, Jesse, Scarlett, Vivian, Mac, Harvey, Georgiana, Audrina and Baby Hanks; brothers Terry Smith (Beth), Gene Smith (Virginia) and Larry Smith (Doris); sisters Dixie Foiles, Verna Puterbaugh, Kay Rombach, Joyce Lawson (Jim) and Rita Manetta (Bobby). Donna was preceded in death by her parents; husband Richard on November 18, 2007; brothers Nick Smith and Gary Smith. Donna was a devout Baptist, attending Peno Baptist Church until 2007, when she joined the Second Baptist Church in Bowling Breen. She loved going to church and listening to her children sing and Richard preach. Donna was a homemaker and sold Tupperware for many years. For 18 years she worked in the Pike County Courthouse serving as a secretary in the extension and treasurers offices. She enjoyed shopping, reading, boot-kicking, her Days of our Lives soap opera and spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Serving as pallbearers will be Rick Spegal, Kelly Long, Kirk Carter, Tony Grote, Gary Grote and Robbie Bird. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Joey Grote, Tim Grote, Corey Biggs, Andrew Biggs, Brett Biggs, Kevin Ponton and Bill Hanks. Memorials may be made to the Second Baptist Church or the Missouri Baptist Children’s Home.
Donna Vee Biggs, age 84, of Bowling Green passed away May 17, 2017 in Mercy Hospital in Creve Couer. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 20th 2017 at the 2nd Baptist Church in Bowling Green with Rev. Jeremy Wallace officiating.... View Obituary & Service Information
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