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Lora Higgins

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

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Lora Higgins

Funeral services will be Tuesday, December 7, 1999 for 77-year-old Lora Higgins of Chester, Illinois who died Saturday, December 4, 1999 at Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.

She was born February 12, 1922 in Bremen, Illinois, the daughter of Henry and Dora (Wolff) Gerlach. She married Earl Higgins on June 21, 1939 in Perryville, Missouri and he survives of Chester, Illinois.

Also surviving are three daughters, Sharon Kerkhover of Chester, Illinois, Marcella Rowold of Granite City, Illinois and Brenda Turner of Kalamazoo, Michigan. Three sisters, Lydia Herschbach of Collinsville, Illinois, Eleanor Miers of Ellis Grove, Illinois and Ida Williamson of Chester, Illinois. Seven grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, two sisters and one grandson.

Friends may call after 4pm Monday, December 6, 1999 at the Welge-Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, Illinois.

Funeral services for Lora Higgins will be Tuesday, December 7, 1999 at 1pm at the First Baptist Church in Chester, Illinois with Rev. Brian Law officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, Illinois.

Memorials can be made to the First Baptist Church of Chester, Illinois.