|Birth: ||Mar. 31, 1942|
|Death: ||Sep. 21, 1989|
"The Kokomo Tribune," Kokomo, Indiana, Page 8, Thursday, September 21, 1989
Tipton, Indiana--Mary Jane Higgins, 47, Rural Route 3, Tipton, Indiana, died at about 1:25 a.m. Thursday, September 21, 1989, at Howard Community Hospital, Kokomo, Indiana.
The daughter of Ardell L. and Nellie (Herron) Richter, she was born March 31, 1942 in Kokomo, Indiana. Her mother survives in Tipton. On March 3, 1964, she married R. Rex Higgins, who survives. Also surviving are two sons, Gregory Lynn Higgins and Jeffrey Joseph Higgins, both at home; a brother, Jack L. Richter of Tipton; and a step-grandmother, Nellie Herron of Sharpsville. A daughter preceded her in death.
Mrs. Higgins worked as a charge nurse over the Women's Center Obstetrics unit at Howard Community Hospital. She graduated from Sharpsville High School in 1960 and the Methodist Hospital School of Nursing in 1963.
She was a member of the Sharpsville United Methodist Church, where the Reverend Douglas Hadley will conduct a funeral at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday. Friends may call from 3 to 9 p.m. Friday at Boyer Funeral Home in Sharpsville, and one hour before the service at the church. Burial will be at Sharpsville Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Nellie Herron Richter (1915 - 2000)
Jo Ann Higgins (1969 - 1970)*
Created by: Catie & Will
Record added: Apr 10, 2011
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