October 10, 2013

Inez Higgins


— Sarah Inez Farmer Higgins, 95, of Cohutta, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, at home.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Willard Higgins; sons, Arnold, Steve and Wade Higgins; parents, Frank and Ann Farmer; son-in-law, Jimmy Massengill; three sisters and two brothers; three grandchildren.

She was a member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church.

She is survived by daughters, Pam Higgins of Cohutta and Pat Massengill of Dalton; sons and daughters-in-law, David and Glenda Higgins, Bill and Joann Higgins, Randell and Janice Higgins, all of Cleveland, Tenn., Hershell and Linda Higgins of Etowah, Tenn.; special friend, Oliver Peters of Cohutta; 23 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren.  

The funeral to honor the life of Mrs. Higgins will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronald Guffey officiating.

Burial will be at Mount Carmel Cemetery in Bradley County, Tenn. Pallbearers will be Kyle Massengill, Richard Higgins, Scottie Higgins, Greg Higgins, Russell Higgins, Dee Waddell and Doug Higgins.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 5 to 9 p.m.

You may leave the family a message on the tribute wall, upload photos or light a memorial candle at www.julianpeeples.com.

Flowers will be accepted.

Funeral arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton. For more information, call (706) 259-7455.