|Birth: ||Apr. 2, 1912|
|Death: ||May 22, 1999|
The following is paraphrased from the obituary that was published in the Herald Democrat newspaper in Sherman, Texas on 24 May 1999, page A-6, courtesy of Tony & Patricia Held.
Mrs. Higgins was born in Norwalk, Ohio. She died at Wilson N. Jones Hospital in Sherman, Texas where she worked as a nurse for many years. She graduated from Homestead Nursing School and attended North Texas State College. A Registered Nurse, she was a World War II veteran, having served in the Army Air Force Nurse Corps while stationed at Langley Field in Virginia.
She was a member of the Bell Moon Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star in Gainesville, Texas. Mrs. Higgins was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Sherman.
She was survived by a daughter, Becky Menne of Sherman; son Jerry Higgins of Sherman; grandson, John Caudill of Dallas, Texas, Steven Usrey of College Station, Texas, Joseph Menne and David Menne of Sherman.
Graveside services were held at Cedarlawn Memorial cemetery, the Reverend Tom Price officiating.
Funeral was under the direction of Waldo Funeral Home, Sherman.
2ND LT US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II. (Possible maiden name of "Edwards")
Cedarlawn Memorial Park
Created by: Lincoln Lowery
Record added: Feb 03, 2013
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