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 Kennie Charles Hightower

Kennie Charles Hightower

Birth
Lincoln Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 1 Oct 1967 (aged 81)
Dodson, Winn Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Ruston, Lincoln Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 19128986 · View Source
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He was the son of Richard R. Hightower and Mary Jane Heard Hightower. He married Ruby Jones about 1922 in probably Lincoln Parish, Louisiana.

Obituary from October 5, 1967 Winn Parish Enterprise News-American

K. C. Hightower of Dodson Dies At Age of 81
Kennie Charles Hightower, 81, of Dodson, retired shipping clerk for Ritchie and Raymond Heard Grocers, died in the Lincoln Hospital at 12 p.m. October 1, 1967 after a long illness. Final rites were conducted at the Dodson Baptist Church at 10 a.m. Tuesday, October 3, with burial in Greenwood Cemetery, Ruston, under direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home, Ruston.

Mr. Hightower was a World War II veteran and a member of the Dodson Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Ruby Jones Hightower, Dodson; one daughter, Mrs. Dorothy Rochelle, and one son, Kenneth Lane Hightower, all of Dodson; his mother, Mrs. R. R. Hightower, of Ruston; two brothers, Fred S. Hightower of Monroe and Jack Hightower of Baton Rouge; three sisters, Mrs. Ruby Higginbotham of Ruston, Mrs. A. L. Swanson of Monroe, and Mrs. Ellis White of Ringgold; and three grandchildren.

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  • Created by: amtsunshine
  • Added: 28 Apr 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19128986
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Kennie Charles Hightower (24 Dec 1885–1 Oct 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19128986, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Ruston, Lincoln Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by amtsunshine (contributor 46842273) .