Sue Fanning
December 24, 1939 -
April 19, 2020

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It is with regret we announce the passing of Mrs. Elsie Sue Fanning, age 80, of New Market, AL. Mrs. Fanning was born on December 24, 1939 in Plevna, AL to the late Lester Dee and Susie Lois Ricketts Scivally. She passed away on April 19, 2020 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family.

Survivors include her son, Eddie (Renee) Fanning; daughter, Lora (Rickey) Cole; grandchildren, Morgan Cole, Will (Kayla) Cole, Jessie Cole, and Andrew Cole; great-grandchildren, Alyssa Bailey, Raegan Cole, Riley Cole, and Braxton Cole; sisters, Betty Jacks, Ann Owens, and Gale Scott; brother, Tommy Scivally; and many nieces, nephews, and friends. In addition to her parents, Sue was preceded in death by her husband, James Delano Fanning in 2016; daughter, Patty Fanning; and sister, Nancy Lampe.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic there will be no public gathering at this time. A private family service will be held with Bro. Gene Fanning officiating and burial in the Miller Cemetery. The family invites you to share memories at higginsfh.com.

Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Elsie Sue Fanning.

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8 Comments

  1. Beverly Jo Posey

    I am so sorry to hear of Sue”s passing. My prayers are with you during this sad time.

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  2. Wanda Williams

    Lora and family, We’re so sorry for the great loss of you Mom and your children’s grandmother and are thinking of you. This is a difficult time to lose a family member, but may you let your hearts overflow with wonderful memories in the days ahead. May you have comfort and peace! Our love, Wanda and Bob Williams and Naomi Wallace

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  3. Janice Owens

    My Thoughts and Prayer are with the family. I remember how thoughtful and helpful she was during the illness and passing of Danny.

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  4. Janice Durham

    Eddie & Lora–so sorry for the loss of your mom–she was a very sweet person with a lot of talent-there is going to be a big hole left in your hearts that only time will heal–may the lord give you all solace as you go thru this tragic time–love you all

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  5. Connie Quick

    I am so saddened to hear of Sue’s passing. My thoughts & prayers are with her family during this sad time.

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  6. Brenda Cole

    Lora, I’m so sorry for the loss of your mother. May you have peace and comfort in the days ahead and remember the loving memories.

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  7. Patsy Beard

    My thoughts and prayers to the family. Sue will be missed and it saddens my heart to hear the news. Love Patsy Beard

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  8. Diane Owens

    I’m so sorry to hear this, My thoughts and prayers are with all of at this most difficult time.
    God Bless. Love to all!

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8 Comments

  1. Beverly Jo Posey

    I am so sorry to hear of Sue”s passing. My prayers are with you during this sad time.

    Reply
  2. Wanda Williams

    Lora and family, We’re so sorry for the great loss of you Mom and your children’s grandmother and are thinking of you. This is a difficult time to lose a family member, but may you let your hearts overflow with wonderful memories in the days ahead. May you have comfort and peace! Our love, Wanda and Bob Williams and Naomi Wallace

    Reply
  3. Janice Owens

    My Thoughts and Prayer are with the family. I remember how thoughtful and helpful she was during the illness and passing of Danny.

    Reply
  4. Janice Durham

    Eddie & Lora–so sorry for the loss of your mom–she was a very sweet person with a lot of talent-there is going to be a big hole left in your hearts that only time will heal–may the lord give you all solace as you go thru this tragic time–love you all

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  5. Connie Quick

    I am so saddened to hear of Sue’s passing. My thoughts & prayers are with her family during this sad time.

    Reply
  6. Brenda Cole

    Lora, I’m so sorry for the loss of your mother. May you have peace and comfort in the days ahead and remember the loving memories.

    Reply
  7. Patsy Beard

    My thoughts and prayers to the family. Sue will be missed and it saddens my heart to hear the news. Love Patsy Beard

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  8. Diane Owens

    I’m so sorry to hear this, My thoughts and prayers are with all of at this most difficult time.
    God Bless. Love to all!

    Reply

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