|Birth: ||Feb. 14, 1910|
|Death: ||Jan. 27, 1999|
Opelousas Daily World 01/29/1999
Funeral services for Mrs. Gilbert Higginbotham, the former Edna Marie "Mamie" Faul, 88, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church in Opelousas with burial in Bellevue Memorial Park.
The Rev. Jeff DeBlanc will conduct the services.
Mrs. Higginbotham, a resident of Opelousas, died at 2:50 p.m. Wednesday, January 27, 1999, in Doctors' Hospital of Opelousas. She was a housewife.
Survivors include: two grandchildren, Jay Guidry of Opelousas and Carla Dupuy of Tucson, Ariz.; six great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mrs. Marshall (Elia) Burleigh of Sunset.
Mrs. Higginbotham was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert Higginbotham; a daughter, Myrtle Guidry; and her parents, Arcard and Melissa Venable Faul.
Visiting hours will be observed from 4 to 11 p.m. today and from 7 a.m. Saturday until time of services. A rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m.
Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home on the Old Sunset Road in Opelousas is in charge of arrangements.
Gilbert Higginbotham (1908 - 1990)*
Bellevue Memorial Park
St. Landry Parish
Created by: Duffie and Kathy
Record added: Sep 26, 2010
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