HIGGS, DOROTHY LEE, 74, was born January 15, 1940 to the late Eddie and Leodia Cardwell Fields and returned to her Heavenly Father May 4, 2014.
Among those who preceded her in death include her husband, Charlie Higgs; sons, Leon, Jeff and Larry Higgs; sister, Mary Fields; brother, Dallas Fields; grandson, Anthony Perry Higgs and her parents.
She leaves to cherish her memory her daughters, Lois Black Higgs (Kelly), Sherry Higgs and Minnie Hines Higgs (Jeff); sons, Perry Higgs (Della), Robert Higgs, Billy Hodge (Judy), Greg Higgs and Charles Higgs (Betty); sisters, Betty, Lavon and Ann; brothers, Pete and Alfred; 23 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, a host of other family and friends.
Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Thursday at Schoppenhorst Underwood and Brooks (Preston Highway at Brooks Road, use John Harper entrance) with interment in Sweden Cemetery. Friends may pay their respects from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday at Schoppenhorst. www.subfuneralhome.com