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Recent Obituaries

Dorothy Faye Timberman

Dorothy Faye Timberman

Funeral service for Dorothy Faye Faulkner Timberman, age 82, of Mulberry, TN, will be held at 1 PM on Thursday, December 1, 2022, at Higgins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Mulberry Cemetery. Faye was born on March 14, 1940, in Lincoln County, TN at Tuckers...

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Debra Sue Freeman

Debra Sue Freeman

It is with regret we announce the passing of Debra Sue Freeman, age 65, of Fayetteville, TN. Debra was born on August 13, 1957, in Tokyo, Japan and passed away on November 25, 2022, at Donalson Care Center in Fayetteville. Debra previously worked with the Fayetteville...

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Earl Raby Shelton

Earl Raby Shelton

It is with regret we announce the passing of Mr. Earl Raby Shelton, age 90, of Fayetteville, TN. Mr. Shelton was born November 15, 1932, to the late John R. and Burlie Steelman Shelton. He was a 1950 graduate of Central High School in Fayetteville and a 20-year member...

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Marjorie Moyers

Marjorie Moyers

Graveside service for Mrs. Marjorie Moyers, age 89, of Fayetteville, TN will be held at 10am on Monday, November 28, 2022, at Riverview Memorial Gardens with Brother Don Russell officiating. There will be no visitation prior to the service. Marjorie was born May 20,...

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Ruth Key

Ruth Key

Graveside service for Mrs. Ruth Key, age 96, of Fayetteville, TN will be held at 2pm on Sunday, November 27, 2022, at Prospect Cemetery with Dr. Ronnie Gay and Bro. Glenn Hester officiating. There will be no visitation prior to the service. Ruth was born March 9,...

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Henry Bruce Grant

Henry Bruce Grant

Graveside funeral service for Henry Bruce Grant, age 85, of Fayetteville, TN will be held at 4 PM on Sunday, November 20, 2022, at Rose Hill Cemetery with Bro. Ricky Pierce officiating. Visitation with the family will be Sunday from 3 PM until 3:45 PM at Higgins...

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Savannah Leigh Hancock

Savannah Leigh Hancock

Ms. Savannah (Vannah) Leigh Hancock of Huntsville AL, 37 years of age, passed away on November 15, 2022. She was born on June 5, 1985 to Sandra (Sandy) Leigh and Dan Lee Hancock in St. Petersburg, FL. After graduating Lincoln County High School, she went on to study...

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Ernest Edward Brooks, Sr.

Ernest Edward Brooks, Sr.

Ernest Edward Brooks, Sr. was born November 18, 1932 in Madison County, Alabama, to ErnestOdell and Nancy Lou Smith Brooks. He passed away peacefully at his home in Fayetteville,Tennessee on November 16, 2022; two days shy of his 90 th birthday, surrounded by his...

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We start each encounter with the most important question: How do you see your loved one being memorialized? Over time, as funerals and memorial services get more personalized, the answers have changed. Customs have changed too, and we see more people planning their own final arrangements in advance.

As the fourth-generation owner, hearing, “You and your staff were just incredible,” makes me proud and grateful. Whether at-need or preneed, the Higgins family is here to serve you.

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