Obituaries

Kathy Higgins

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Kathy Higgins, 70, of Latham, Mo., passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2024 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Jefferson City, Mo.
She was born on August 11, 1953 in California, Mo., the daughter of John Harold Duvall and Mildred (Andres) Duvall, both whom preceded her in death.
Kathy was a 1971 graduate of California High School. She was later married on June 2, 1984 at Friendship Baptist Church to Jerry Higgins, who survives of the home.
Kathy worked for Cargill, Burgers’ Smokehouse, and for Senior Housing in California, Mo.
She was a member of Green Grove Baptist Church, helped with 3MT and with Latham 7th Hour. She enjoyed quilting, baking, antiquing, and spending time with her family.
Kathy is survived by two sons, Chris Allee (Kandice) of Tipton, Mo. and Shawn Higgins (Patricia) of Latham, Mo.; daughter, Amanda Allee of Tipton, Mo.; four brothers, Sonny Duvall (Twilla), Jim Duvall (Cheryl), Larry Duvall (Lisa), all of California, Mo., Dan Duvall (Cathy) of Florissant, Mo.; three sisters, Ruth Scott of Jefferson City, Mo., Rosalyn Heidbreder, Betty Emmerich (Dan), both of California, Mo.; six grandchildren, Brice Simmons (Callie), Ashtyn Stuedle (Blaise), Taylor Lewis (Damon), Megan Jones (Owen), Cooper Allee, and Grace Higgins; and eight great- grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by brother, John Allen Duvall; sister, Juanita Meisenheimer; brothers-in-law, Alan Heidbreder and Kenny Scott.
Visitation will be on Monday, February 12, 2024 from 4-7 p.m. at Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services of California, Mo.
Funeral Services will be on Tuesday, February 13, 2024 at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Officiating will be Bro. Bradley Homan and Bro. Earl Fuller. Burial will be at Green Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Green Grove Baptist Church or Green Grove Cemetery, c/o the funeral home.
Arrangements are under the direction of Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services of California, Mo.

Published February 11, 2024