January 30, 1930 ‒ January 05, 2016
Josephine Higgins, age 85, of Chesterville passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at her home.
She was born on January 30, 1930 in Morrow County to the late Noble and Mary (Kennedy) James. Josephine retired from the Morrow Manor Nursing Home at age 75. She was a member of the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Chesterville and attended the Chesterville United Methodist Church.
She is survived by three daughters, Deb Sifers of Mt. Gilead, Vickie Higgins of North Carolina, Pam (Randy) Ufferman of Sparta; four grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren.
Besides her parents, Josephine was preceded in death by her husband Dallas Higgins; her daughter Mary Christine Higgins; and her sister Helen Simon.
To celebrate Josephine’s life, friends may call on Friday, January 15, 2016 from 4-7PM at the Chesterville United Methodist Church (115 E. Sandusky St., Chesterville, Ohio 43317) with an Ohio Eastern Star Service following at 7PM. A memorial service will take place on Saturday beginning at 11AM with Pastor Dan Wilson officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to: Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Rd., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 (or) The Chesterville United Methodist Church.
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The Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Josephine Higgins.