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Jenny Mae Higginbotham, 74
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McMinnville resident and Warren County native Jenny Mae Higginbotham, 74, was born Dec. 6, 1947 and died Dec. 3, 2022 at NHC Healthcare McMinnville following an extended illness.

Jenny was the daughter of the late William and Rilda Lamb Higginbotham.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters and brother-in-law, Eva Jean and Carson Keathley, Mary Ellen Roberts and Betty Joyce Higginbotham;  sister-in-law, Nancy Prater Higginbotham;  brother-in-law, Solon Hayes and nephew, Carson Junior Keathley.

She is survived by brother, Billy Wayne Higginbotham of McMinnville;  sister, Brenda Hayes of McMinnville;  several nieces and nephews; brother-in-law, Jerry Roberts of McMinnville and caretaker, Betty Lee of McMinnville.

Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6 at New Union Church with Tim Lewis officiating.  Burial will follow in the New Union Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. Monday at High’s. Family and friends will meet at the New Union Church for the funeral service at 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 7, 2022