Carlton Burlton Higdon Sr., 79, of Higdon, Ala., died February 23 surrounded by his loving family. He was a member of Higdon Holiness Church.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Oval and Gracie Higdon; sisters, Lavita Higdon and Patricia Bryant; brothers, Aurthur Tinker and Lendon Higdon.
He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Martha Ann Higdon; children, Rachel (Jimmie) Adams, Garlton (Sandra) Higdon Jr.; Sylvia Smith, Peggy (Denny) Davis; 22 grandchildren, Jennifer (Chris) Baker, Garlton B. “Shawn” (Selena) Higdon III, Patrick (Tabitha) Higdon, Christie (Mark) LaHayne, Jeremy (Shelly) Adams, Lance Adams, Tiffany (TJ) Rakowitz and Amanda Smith, Cassie (Clint) McKenzie, Tara (Tyler) Brewer, Hilary (Tyson) Robinson, Toby (Caitlin) Davis; 31 great-grandchildren; siblings, Dorthia (Harold) Smith, Earline Pritchett, Levon “Pan” Higdon, Leedell (Jan) Higdon and Lebron Higdon; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. EST Sunday, February 26, in the Bryant chapel of Moore Funeral Home with Brother Edwin Spurgeon, Brother Oron Whitley and Brother Edward Atchley officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Lawn Memorial Park.
Visitation will be held Saturday noon-8 p.m. EST and Sunday 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
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Arrangements by Moore Funeral Home, Bryant, Ala.