Troy Higginbotham

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Funeral services for Troy “Butter” Higginbotham, 61, of Merryville, will be held at 2 p.m. Sept. 14, at Calvary Baptist Church in Merryville with Rev. Roy Hoosier, Rev. Bill Harrington, and Bro. Jim Miers officiating. Burial will follow
in the Cannon Cemetery in Merryville under the direction of Myers Colonial Funeral Home of DeRidder.
Visitation will be held from 5-9 p.m., Sept. 13, 2011 and from 9 a.m. to the time of service Sept. 14 at Calvary Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Effie Parker; father, Jewes Higginbotham; brothers, Dunk Higginbotham, Milton Higginbotham and Muss Higginbotham; and sisters, Fairlean Massengil and Lydia Parker.
He is survived by his wife,
Sharon Young Higginbotham of Merryville; daughers Jeanette McFatter (Danny) of Rosepine and Hayley Higginbotham of Merryville; stepbrother, Jr. Parker of Merryville; four grandchildren, two step grandchildren and one step great grandchild.
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