Address: Langford Branch, Burnsville
Date of Death: Sunday, January 20, 2013
Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home.
Details: Keith L. Higgins passed away on Sunday, January 20th at Brookside Rehabilitation & Care. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Clyde and Pearl Hylemon Higgins. He was also preceded in death by a daughter: Kathy Higgins. Keith was a retired employee of the N. C. Department of Corrections.
Surviving are his wife: Katherine Fox Higgins of Burnsville; his children: Kay Silvers of Nebo, Rita Higgins and Billy Clyde Higgins of Burnsville, and Diane Waterman of Fletcher; 8 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; and, a sister: Zetta Higgins of Canton.
Funeral services will be held at 8PM Tuesday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Rev. Keith Blankenship will officiate. A graveside service will be held at 10AM Wednesday in the Keith Higgins Family Cemetery on Langford Branch.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8PM Tuesday, prior to the service at the funeral home.