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Catherine Higgs

June 16, 1937 — February 14, 2021

Obituary for Catherine Marie Higgs

Catherine Marie Higgs of Owensboro passed away peacefully on Sunday February 14, 2021, at Presbyterian Westminster Terrace Home in Louisville, KY. She was born in Owensboro on June 16, 1937, to the late Susie and Eddie Higgs.

She was preceded in death by four brothers Fonz, Joe Bell, Bennie, and George; two sisters Sue Jean and Alverta; and her adopted parents William (Buster) Jackson and Georgia Ida Jackson.

She attended Western High School in Owensboro. She was a devoted mother and loved spending time with her family and friends.

She was a faithful member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church in Owensboro. She attended regularly until her life situation dictated otherwise.

Catherine leaves behind to cherish her memories: two sons Dwight (Shirley) Higgs of Dallas, TX and Robert Wayne (Felicia) Higgs of Louisville; three granddaughters Simone Ramsey of Louisville, Dameia Higgs of Louisville, and Jennifer Daniels of Dallas, TX; one grandson Dayveon Higgs of Louisville and two great-grandsons, Kashmere Browning and Kingston Ritchie of Louisville.

Private burial services.

The number of those attending the funeral or visitation shall be within the current health and safety directives. Family and friends shall wear personal protective masks.

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