Carl Henry Habig, Jr.
Carl Henry Habig, Jr. 68, of Little Rock died Thursday, October, 23, 2003. He was born in Little Rock and was a 1955 graduate of Little Rock High School and a member of Wilson's Tigers. Carl was one of the first master electricians in Little Rock and became owner of Habig Electric, a company founded by his father Carl, Sr. He was a member of First Lutheran Church before becoming a founding member of Christ Lutheran Church where he sang in the choir, taught Sunday School and was a Reading Friend to the children at Christ Lutheran School.
He is survived by his two daughters, Teresa Roth of Atlanta, GA, Carla Jones and her husband Darryl of Little Rock, one son, Chadwick (Buddy) Habig of Little Rock, his former wife and dearest friend, Peggy, a sister, Helen Makepeace of Henderson, NV, one granddaughter, Rachel Nicole Jones and three step-grandsons, Christopher, Aaron and D. J. Jones. Carl is also survived by his extended family and many friends. He will be remembered for his great wit, infectious charm and loyal friendships.
A visitation will be held from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Sunday at the Ruebel Funeral Home followed by a funeral service at 12:00 a.m. Monday at Christ Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Forest Hills Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Christ Lutheran School 315 S. Hughes.
Arrangements are under the direction of Ruebel Funeral Home.