Mr. Willie Higgins

Published 3:56 pm Thursday, March 5, 2020

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Mr. Willie Higgins, 62, of Temple, Georgia (formerly of Roanoke)  died Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at Tanner  Medical Center, Carrollton, Georgia.   Funeral services will be held at Canaan Baptist Church, Welch on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. (CST) with Rev. Calvin Trammell officiating. Interment will be in church cemetery, Waverly.  The remains will lie in state at the church from 12:00 p.m. (CST) until the funeral hour.  Public viewing will be at Vines Funeral Home, Friday, March 6, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. (CST) to 7:00 p.m. (CST).

Mr. Higgins is survived by his wife: Margaret Higgins, Temple, Georgia; one son: Treyrun Higgins, Temple, Georgia; four daughters: Tammi Fuller, Dallas Georgia, Yuantria Wells, Tequila Higgins, and Carmalila Higgins all of Atlanta, Georgia; sisters: Linda Higgins, Kay Mitchell (Alfonza), Princess Jones (Richard), Lucrelia Craig and Karen Higgins all of Atlanta, Georgia, Annie Higgins, Warner Robbins, Georgia Betty Patterson (Hubert), Annette Watts, Roanoke, Jeanett Morgan, Columbus, Georgia, Maggie James (George), Five Points, Elizabeth Finley (Larry), Wadley, Gertrude Adamson (Weslyon), Roanoke, Phyllis Henry (George), Clarksville, Tennessee, Paula Allen (Jacob), Ford, New Jersey, Beverly Sutton (David), Atlanta, Georgia; brothers: Allen Higgins (Helen Fuller), Roanoke, Patrick Higgins (Amy), LaGrange, Georgia, Jimmy Higgins (Chantell), Atlanta, Georgia, Michael Drake, Stephen Drake, Roanoke, Vandy Drake (Karen) Clarksville, Tennessee, Paul Drake, Roanoke; one special aunt: Jewell Oliver (William) Roanoke; one uncle: Edward Heath, Birmingham and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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Vines Funeral Home, Inc., LaFayette is handling the arrangements.