|Birth: ||Sep. 22, 1920|
|Death: ||Nov. 15, 1999|
ESSIE E. "BILLIE" HIGDON BALDWIN
Essie E. "Billie" Higdon Baldwin, 79, of Pensacola entered her heavenly home to dwell with the Lord forever on Monday, November 15, 1999, at The Specialty Care Center of Pensacola, where she had been an Alzheimer's patient for the past five years.
A lifelong resident of Escambia County, Billie was born September 22, 1920, in Enon (Bay Springs), the daughter of Jake B. and Mable Lewis Higdon. Billie was a long-time member of Pine Forest United Methodist Church and had been active in the United Methodist Women's Group.
Billie is survived by her deeply devoted husband, Charles J. Baldwin; a son and daughter-in-law, Joel G. "Bill" and Beth Lucas; one grandson and his wife, J. Mark and Stephanie Lucas; two great-grandsons, Jake and Josh Lucas, all of Pensacola. She also leaves a sister and brother-in-law, Joyce and J.P. Brantley of Molino; a sister-in-law, June Higdon of Pensacola; a nephew, Ellis Baldwin III and his wife, Sue and their family of New Orleans; a cousin, Marie Bowman Bush and family of Milton.
The family extends their appreciation to the nurses, staff, and all the personnel of The Specialty Center Care of Pensacola and to Hospice of Northwest Florida.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 18, 1999 at 10 a.m. at Pine Forest United Methodist Church with Dr. Robert C. McKibben, officiating.
Burial will follow in Pensacola Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Pete Holt, Don Pierce, Winston Gilmore, Earl Bowman, Steve Webb and Don Daughtry.
PENSACOLA MEMORIAL GARDENS is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Pine Forest United Methodist Church, 2800 Wilde Lake Blvd., Pensacola, FL 32526.
Charles James Baldwin (1915 - 2004)*
Pensacola Memorial Gardens
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Record added: Jan 11, 2011
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