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Jonnie Lou Higgins

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Jonnie Higgins
Jonnie Lou Higgins went to be with the Lord on Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, in Decatur.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Wednesday, Oct. 6, at Mount Olivet Funeral Home in Fort Worth, Texas.

Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, in Mount Olivet Chapel.

Burial will follow in the Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Jonnie was born in Batesville, Ark., on July 19, 1945, to Willie and Bessie Smartt.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, LaVonda Empkey, Merry Gatlin and Carolyn Wright, and brothers, C. W. Smartt and Jimmy Smartt.

Survivors include her husband of 47 years, Jim Higgins; daughter, Paula McKinney and husband, Jerry; son, Ronnie Higgins and wife, Sharon; grandchildren, Kayla McKinney and Daniel McKinney; sisters, Sue Ann Canada and husband, Gary, Billie Skinner and husband, Jim, Lois Shearin and husband, Ronnie; brothers, Glenn Dean Smart, Charles "Buddy" Smart and wife, Dorothy , Robert Smart and wife, Carol, and a host of nieces and nephews and wonderful friends.