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Willie Higdon

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Willie Lera Higdon

Willie Lera Higdon, age 98, of Smyrna, TN passed away Sunday, March 23, 2014. A native of Rutherford County she was preceded in death by her parents, Sam Allen and Vera Ross Lannom; husband, Luther B. Higdon; son, Alton Wade Barrett; brother, Thomas Lannom; and sister, Essie Averett.

Mrs. Higdon is survived by her son, Leslie P. Barrett of Smyrna; grandchildren, Joan Anderson, Sam Allen Barrett and his wife "Nette", Toni Barrett, Christy Barrett, Debbie Barrett, Sandy Brinkman, Lori Higdon and Dean Higdon; nine great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

Mrs. Higdon was a member of Giles Creek Baptist Church.

Memorials can be made to the Giles Creek Baptist Building Fund.

Funeral services will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Woodfin Chapel in Smyrna. Brother Terry Campbell will officiate. Burial will follow in Mullins Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Woodfin Chapel in Smyrna.

Church members will serve as pallbearers.

Online memorials can be made at

Published in The Daily News Journal on Mar. 25, 2014
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