Harry Liggett


Harry Floyd Liggett, 97; former Great Plains Conference pastor. Born November 18, 1925; died April 27, 2023.

A veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, Liggett worked as a math and industrial arts teacher, at his father-in-law's funeral home and for 25 years as a doctor of optometry before entering the ministry. He was a fulltime local pastor serving Newton East Side UMC from 1988 until his retirement in 1993.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley; children, Carolyn Miller and husband Robert and Don Liggett and his wife Jane ; three grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were May 2.

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