Mrs. Charlie Mae Higgins 84, of 124 Sumpter Ct. wife of George Smith Higgins died on July 31, 2019 at Magnolia Manor. Born in Greenwood County December 25, 1934, she was the daughter of Rosella Payne. She was a member of Second Damascus Baptist Church where she was a former member of the Gospel Choir and the Willing Workers Club She retired from Magnolia Manor after many years of service
She was preceded in death by four sisters, Shirley Nance, Sennie Thomas, Wilhelmenia Brown and Rosa Lee Marshall and three brothers, Julian Ernest Payne, Jimmy Lee Payne and Cleveland Payne
Surviving is her husband, George S. Higgins of the home; two nieces raised in the home , Towana and Satrina Thomas; six great nieces; one brother, John R. Payne and three sisters Joann Freeman, Brenda Payne, and Ellen Quarles. a special cousin Julia (Curtis) Carter and a host of other relatives and friends.
Services will be held 12 noon Monday, July 5, 2019 at Second Damascus Baptist Church with the Reverend Leroy Robertson officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Mrs. Higgins body will placed in the church at 11 am. Pallbearers will be nephews and Flower bearers will be nieces.
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The family is at the home 124 Sumpter Ct. Greenwood, SC. Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the Higgins family.