Born 8-3-1918 -- Died 3-14-2005
Lanell Higginbottom, 86, of Poughkeepsie, Ark., died March 14, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville.
Born Aug. 3, 1918, at Poughkeepsie, she was the daughter of Charlie C. and Viva L. Thompson Heath. She was a homemaker and a Church of Christ member.
Survivors include two sons -- Hardy Higginbottom and Kelsey Higginbottom, both of Poughkeepsie; a daughter, Viva Daugherty of Poughkeepsie; a sister, Wilma Heath Patton of Cherokee Village; a grandson, Josh Higginbottom of Poughkeepsie; two great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, H.B. "Patch" Higginbottom; four brothers, Ponder Heath, Orva Heath, Ray Heath and Collin Heath; and a sister, Gladis Neely.
A graveside service was March 16 at Spotts Cemetery at Poughkeepsie with W.E. Norris officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.