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Kennie Charles Hightower
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1885
Lincoln Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 1967
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA

He was the son of Richard R. Hightower and Mary Jane Heard Hightower. He married Ruby Jones about 1922 in probably Lincoln Parish, Louisiana.

Obituary from October 5, 1967 Winn Parish Enterprise News-American

K. C. Hightower of Dodson Dies At Age of 81
Kennie Charles Hightower, 81, of Dodson, retired shipping clerk for Ritchie and Raymond Heard Grocers, died in the Lincoln Hospital at 12 p.m. October 1, 1967 after a long illness. Final rites were conducted at the Dodson Baptist Church at 10 a.m. Tuesday, October 3, with burial in Greenwood Cemetery, Ruston, under direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home, Ruston.

Mr. Hightower was a World War II veteran and a member of the Dodson Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Ruby Jones Hightower, Dodson; one daughter, Mrs. Dorothy Rochelle, and one son, Kenneth Lane Hightower, all of Dodson; his mother, Mrs. R. R. Hightower, of Ruston; two brothers, Fred S. Hightower of Monroe and Jack Hightower of Baton Rouge; three sisters, Mrs. Ruby Higginbotham of Ruston, Mrs. A. L. Swanson of Monroe, and Mrs. Ellis White of Ringgold; and three grandchildren.

Information provided by findagraver - Scout Finch. 
Family links: 
  Richard Rufus Hightower (1865 - 1947)
  Mary Jane Heard Hightower (1869 - 1969)
  Ruby Jones Hightower (1895 - 1984)*
  Charles Lanier Hightower (1923 - 1943)*
  Kenneth Lane Hightower (1936 - 2007)*
  Kennie Charles Hightower (1885 - 1967)
  Martha Louise Hightower Sanders (1890 - 1960)*
  John Allen Hightower (1894 - 1966)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Cemetery
Lincoln Parish
Louisiana, USA
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Record added: Apr 28, 2007
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Kennie Charles Hightower
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Kennie Charles Hightower
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Kennie Charles Hightower
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My 3rd cousin twice removed.
- amtsunshine
 Added: Apr. 28, 2007

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