Dovie Mae Higgins
87, went home to be with the Lord Nov. 17, 2012. Born in Wilmore, Ky. she had lived in this community 60 years. She had been employed at Mr. Formal Dry Cleaners and was a member of Trinity Gospel Temple.
Preceded in death by her parents, husband, one son and daughter. She is survived by son, Bobby Higgins of Mentor; daughters, Jennifer Higgins of Akron, Ohio and Beverly Joyce Nicholson; brother, Robert Lester Epps; sisters, Emma Mae McGhee, all of Canton and Carolyn Crenshaw of Cleveland, Ohio; 12 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, 10 great-great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012 at 12 noon at Trinity Gospel Temple, 1612 W. Tuscarawas with Rev. Sharon Carnes officiating. Friends may call at the church on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until time of service. Procession will form and condolences may be sent to 1775 Bent Bow Dr., Akron, OH 44313.
Rhoden Memorial Home
Rhoden Memorial Home, Inc.
729 Cherry Avenue NE Canton, OH 44702
Published in The Repository on Nov. 20, 2012