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Irene E Boyett Higgs
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Birth: Dec. 11, 1912
Dodson
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Nov. 14, 1999
Winnfield
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA

Services for Irene E. Higgs were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, November 16, 1999 at the Hurricane Creek Baptist Church near Winnfield, LA. Revs. Ted Sharbino, Dick Debusk and Bill Smithart officiated. Burial was in the Church Cemetery under direction of Southern, Winnfield, LA.

Mrs. Higgs, 86 of Dodson, died Sunday, November 14, 1999 in the Parkview Guest Care Center in Winnfield, LA.

Mrs. Higgs was a member of the Hurricane Creek Baptist Church, a homemaker and a native of Winn Parish.

Survivors include two sons, Rayford Higgs of Winnfield, LA and Charles Higgs of Dodson, LA; three daughters, Alpha Brewton of Dodson, LA, Cornell Gresham of Quitman, LA and Charlotte Chandler of Dodson, LA; two brothers, Herman Boyett of Dodson, LA and W. A. Boyett of Dodson, LA; 15 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Houston G. Higgs; one son James Hubein Higgs; one grandson, Tony D. Higgs; and one great granddaughter, McKenzie Higgs.

Pallbearers were: Stacy Stewart, Mark Moffett, Matthew Jordan, Kenny Higgs, Marshall Howell and Wesley Crawford.
Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise, November 17, 1999 
 
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 Parents:
  Wiley G. Allen Boyett (1881 - 1961)
  Mattie Cockerham Boyett (1880 - 1956)
 
 Spouse:
  Houston G. Higgs (1904 - 1985)*
 
 Children:
  Alpha L. Higgs Brewton (1931 - 2008)*
  James Hubern Higgs (1932 - 1994)*
  Charlotte Diane Higgs Chandler (1950 - 2017)*
  Charles David Higgs (1950 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Zelma Boyett Williams (1902 - 1992)*
  Amo James Boyett (1906 - 1976)*
  Tommy Boyett (1909 - 1922)*
  Irene E Boyett Higgs (1912 - 1999)
  Harice W. Boyett (1916 - 1989)*
  Herman Hardy Boyett (1919 - 2002)*
  Wiley Allen Boyett (1921 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hurricane Creek Baptist Church
Dodson
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Nikki Brown
Record added: Jul 02, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5586258
Irene E <i>Boyett</i> Higgs
Added by: Karen Klemm Pinckard
 
Irene E <i>Boyett</i> Higgs
Added by: Karen Klemm Pinckard
 
 
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Ma ma can't believe it's been 16 yrs this yr. Lord I miss and luv u. Liz.
- Liz Brewton
 Added: Dec. 26, 2014

- JEAN HAMMONDS
 Added: Apr. 29, 2002
 
 
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