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PEORIA - Annie Frances Henderson, age 85, formerly of Peoria, passed away at 5:12 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, while visiting her daughter in Mesa, Ariz.

She was born on Nov. 13, 1928, in Huntsville, Ala., to Willie Lee Higdon and Ella Mae Cross-Higdon.

Surviving are her nine children, Lynda (Brad) Johnson of Mesa, Ariz., Randy (Claudia) Wilson of Mackinaw, Ill., Colleen (Kevin) Goggil of King George, Va., Carey (Victoria) Wilson of Las Vegas, Nev., Steven (Tiffany) Wilson of Rose Hill, N.C., Cathy Reckert of Chillicothe, Ill., Mark Wilson of Riverside, Calif., Ann Wilson of Peoria, Ill., and Scott (Teresa) Wilson of Raeford, N.C. She is also survived by one sister, Peggy (Bill) Kircher; brothers, Dan (Mary Ann) Higdon and Ronald (Kathy) Higdon; sister-in-law, Laverne Higdon; 22 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.

Two brothers, Bill Higdon and John Higdon, preceded her in death.

Fran, also known as "Sis," was a kind, gentle, soft-spoken person who loved being with her family and enjoyed reading and sewing. She especially enjoyed her grandbabies.

A memorial service will be Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at 12:30 p.m. at Davison-Fulton-Woolsey-Wilton Funeral Home, 2408 W. Willow Knolls Road, Peoria, Ill. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services.

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Feb. 12, 2014
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