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Iris HIGGINS Obituary
HIGGINS, Iris M. Iris M. Higgins, 60, of Rex, GA passed away on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 in Stockbridge, GA. Iris was born May 31, 1956 in Frankfurt, Germany to Irie and Elmenta Butler. Iris attended Columbus High and was a member of the graduating class of 1974. Iris was a people person. She never met a stranger. She enjoyed decorating her home, cooking and entertaining family and friends. Iris was preceded in death by her father, Irie Butler and a sister, Janice Butler. Iris leaves to cherish her memories: her husband of 15 years, Horace Higgins, Rex. GA; her mother, Elmenta Butler, Tabor City, NC; one son, Christopher Butler, New York, NY; three daughters, Kelly(Murphy)McFarland, Marrero, LA; Clarissa and Co-Co Higgins, LaGrange, GA; four grandchildren; three brothers, Kurt(Dianne) Cogdell, Columbus, GA, Zack Butler, Tink(Angela) Butler, Tabor City, NC; one sister, Kathy Matthews, Tabor City ,NC; and a host of other relative and friends. A Celebration of Life Service will be held Wednesday, November 30, 2016; 11:00 AM at the Bethlehem Baptist Church , 1111 E. 10th Street, West Point, GA, Dr. W. T. Edmondson, Pastor, Bishop Clarence Jones, Eulogist. Interment will follow in the Marseilles Cemetery, West Point, GA. The remains will lie in state at the church on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 from 10:00 AM until the funeral hour. M.W. Lee Mortuary of West Point, GA is handling arrangements (706) 643-3222.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Nov. 29, 2016
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