John Vernon "Pete"' parents were Ernest Wiseman "Wisie" and Lillie Alice (Crowell) Biggs. He married Ruby Jewell Tatom on July 2, 1936 in Stamps, Lafayette Co., Arkansas. Pete's siblings were: William Jennings "Willie J." Biggs, Alton Francis "Doc" Biggs, Mattie Leona "Sis" (Biggs) West, Sarah Bernice "Dolly" (Biggs)(Hinds) McCampbell, Olga Dorothy "Dick" (Biggs) Huff, and Alta May "Dottie" (Biggs) Mace. Pete was the grandson of Cicero Cincinnatti Biggs, g-grandson of Miles Monroe Biggs, gg-grandson of Daniel Archibald Biggs. Pete and Ruby had two daughters. They are: Jacquelyn "Jackie" (Biggs) Redding, and Johnilee "Dump" (Biggs) Osborn. Pete has a granddaughter and six g-grand-children.