Visitation will be Saturday, April 20, 2013, 6 until 8 p.m. at the Kilgore-Green Funeral Home in Jasper. Funeral services will be Sunday, April 21, 2013, at 1 p.m. in the chapel at the Kilgore-Green Funeral Home. Burial will be in Kennedy Cemetery in Arley. Mike Barnett will officiate.
He was preceded in death by his son, Bobby Devon Higginbotham; parents, Earnest and Cressie Higginbotham; brother, Jack Higginbotham; and sister, Joyce Swindle.
He is survived by his wife, Evola “Cookie” Higginbotham of Cullman; children, Joel Higginbotham of Jasper, Kevin Higginbotham of Jasper, Mistie Mauldin (Chris) of Cookville, Tenn., Twyla Wright (Joey) of Carbon Hill and Amy Gant (Rich) of Jasper; stepson, Matt Ducker (Karen) of Phoenix City; grandchildren, Dustin, Kayley, Ashley, Courtney, Stephanie, Logan, Chasity and Clay; great-grandchildren, Drake, Kaydence, Joshua, Bailey and one on the way, Peyton.
You may register condolences online at www.kilgoregreenfuneralhome.com.