Charles Alvin "Charlie B"Higdon
May 4, 1960 - February 19, 2014
Macon, GA- "Charlie B" Higdon, age 53, passed away Wednesday following a brief illness.
He was born in Gadsden, Alabama to the late Hubert and Ruby Jo Higdon. He later moved to Macon and attended Dudley Hughes Vocational School. Charles coached Bloomfield Little League for many years and umpired baseball throughout Middle Georgia.
He was preceded in death by his son, Jamie Abney; brother and sisters, Johnny Higdon, Peggy Dean, and Suzie Long; niece Brittney Higdon; and sister-in-law Ellen Higdon.
Charles is survived by his daughter, April Abney Emmert of Ft. Valley; grandchildren, Travis Emmert, Jr., Trevor Emmert, James Abney III, Calea Abney, and Harley Reynolds; brothers Jody Higdon (Bonnie) of Macon, Bill Higdon of Lizella, Ricky Higdon (Kelly) of Bolingbroke, Chucky Higdon (Crystal) of Macon, and Tommy Higdon of Gray; sisters Millie Arnold (Jimmy) of Jeffersonville, Carol Mosely of Macon, and Michelle Howard (Dan) of Macon; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be 2:00 P.M. Sunday, February 23, 2014 in the Chapel of Crest Lawn. Revered Tommy Abney and Reverend David Mosely will officiate. Interment will be private.
The family may be contacted at the residence of Bill Higdon and will receive friends following the service in the Chapel.
Please sign the online registry at, www.crestlawnfuneral.com.
Crest Lawn Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
Published in The Telegraph on Feb. 21, 2014
Crest Lawn Funeral Home
3275 Pio Nono Avenue Macon, GA 31206