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Kenneth Gene Higginbotham

August 21, 1932 August 13, 2019
Kenneth Gene Higginbotham
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Obituary for Kenneth Gene Higginbotham

Kenneth Gene Higginbotham, 86, passed away, Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville, IN. He was born August 21, 1932 in Corydon, Indiana the son of Edward and Edna Mae Rosenbarger Higginbotham. He was retired from Hobarts and was a retired painter. Kenneth was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Lanesville and was a board member for St. John’s Lutheran School and was an Army veteran of the Korean conflict. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, John Higginbotham and sister, Wanda Cropper. Kenneth is survived by his wife, Zelma Gleitz Higginbotham of Lanesville, three sons, Gene E. Higginbotham (Diana) of Corydon, IN, Lonnie R. Higginbotham (Tracey) of Louisville, and Trent L. Higginbotham (Rhonda) of Pekin, IN.; seven grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Funeral services will be at 11 AM Saturday, August 17, 2019 at St. John’s Lutheran Church. Pastor Mark Carnahan will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 12 PM to 8 PM Friday, August 16, 2019 and 9 AM to 10 AM on Saturday at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon, IN. The family suggests memorial gifts be made to either St. John’s Lutheran School or to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959. There will be envelopes for all donations at the funeral home.


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Visitation

Friday

16

Aug

12:00 PM 8/16/2019 12:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 8/16/2019 8:00:00 PM
Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon

318 East Chestnut Street
Corydon, IN 47112

Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon
318 East Chestnut Street Corydon 47112 IN
United States

Visitation

Saturday

17

Aug

9:00 AM 8/17/2019 9:00:00 AM - 10:00 AM 8/17/2019 10:00:00 AM
Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon

318 East Chestnut Street
Corydon, IN 47112

Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon
318 East Chestnut Street Corydon 47112 IN
United States

Funeral Ceremony

Saturday

17

Aug

11:00 AM 8/17/2019 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 8/17/2019 12:00:00 PM
St. John's Lutheran Church

1505 St. Johns Church Rd NE
Lanesville, IN 47136

St. John's Lutheran Church
1505 St. Johns Church Rd NE Lanesville 47136 IN
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery Final Resting Place

1505 St. Johns Church Rd NE
Lanesville, IN 47136

1505 St. Johns Church Rd NE Lanesville 47136 IN
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105-9959

St. John's Lutheran School

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