Wanda Lee Higginbotham, 78, of Cardwell, Mo., widow of Jerry Higginbotham, died Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.
Born at Strawberry, Ark., she was the daughter of the late R. E. and Marie Collins Lackey and had lived most of her life in Cardwell. She was a 1952 graduate of Childress High School and a member of the Cardwell United Methodist Church.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by two brothers, Vernon and Carl Lackey.
Survivors include one son, Mike Higginbotham, of Paragould, Ark.; one daughter and son-in-law, Vickie and Steve Jackson, of Cardwell; two sisters, Lillian Pittman, of Paragould and Mena Jenkins, of Jonesboro, Ark.; three grandchildren, Andrea McDaniel and husband, Chris, of Misaswa, Japan, Matthew Jackson and wife, Somer, of Cardwell, and Taylor Higginbotham, of Jonesboro; five great-grandchildren, Payton, Addison, Jackson Claire, Matti, and Jake.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, April 13, in the Cardwell Cemetery with Rev. Mark McMinn officiating.
Howard Funeral Service of Leachville is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.HowardFuneralService.com.