May 13, 2009 Knottsville Daviess County Kentucky, USA
Father, Justinian Leo "Bud" Higdon Mother, Jesse Elizabeth Fulkerson
Hilary married Catherine Marie Hagan on June 29, 1950 in Daviess Co, KY.
Owensboro Messenger Inquirer, Friday, May 15, 2009 H.G. "Poe" Higdon, 86, of Knottsville died Wednesday, May 13, 2009, at home. He was a World War II veteran and a self-employed logger and sawmill operator for his entire life. Poe enjoyed barbecuing, fishing, gardening, playing the guitar and spending time with his family. He was born Jan. 1, 1923, to the late Leo and Jessie Higdon. Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Catherine (Hagan) Higdon; his children, Brenda (Sherman) Clark, David (Helen), Larry (Sandra), Mike, Kenny (Renea) Higdon and Debbie Howard; grandchildren Jeremy, Neil, Adam, Matt, Jessica and Joey Higdon, Jennifer Clark, Cristy Haynes and Derek and Brad Howard; and five great-grandchildren. Services are at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. William Catholic Church in Knottsville. Burial will be in St. William's Cemetery. Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. today and after 9 a.m. Saturday at Cecil Funeral Home in Whitesville. Prayers are at 7 p.m. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Mary Carrico School.