Joseph S. Higdon

Born: Fri., Jun. 19, 1936
Died: Tue., Jun. 19, 2012


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Jun. 22, 2012
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Home

Funeral Service

3:00 PM Sat., Jun. 23, 2012

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Joseph S. Higdon, 76, of Clarkson, Ky., died Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at his residence.

He was born June 19, 1936, in Clarkson, Ky., to Archie and Edna Mae (Sims) Higdon.

Survivors include son, Rodger Martin; son, James Glenn Higdon; daughter, Cheryl Ann Higdon; son, Timmy Allen Higdon; son, Joseph S. Higdon Jr.; son, Troy Joseph Fuquay; daughter, Alisha Bledsoe; son, Travis Dwayne Higdon; daughter, Carrie Lynn Saltsman; son, Kevin McDonald; twin brother, Thomas Earl Higdon; brother, Ronnie (Marsha) Higdon; sister, Ann Higdon; brother, Robert Higdon; 10 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; caregivers Candy Higdon, Bubba Donnie Higdon, Karen Higdon and Rookie; and special friends Emma Rafferty and Mike Thurston.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Bryan McDonald; grandson, Brandon Keith Higdon; brothers, Bernard, Charles Wilbur and James; and sisters, Irene and Nell Marie.

Mr. Higdon was employed as a roofer in the Shelbyville area for many years.

He belonged to the ABATE riders club.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Murphy-Parks Funeral Service & Crematory, 703 S. Harrison St. in Shelbyville.

Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 23, 2012, at the funeral home with Robert Prather officiating. Burial will be in Miller Cemetery.

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Sandy Clemons Madaffer
   Posted Thu June 21, 2012
To all of the family, I am so sorry for your loss. Rest in Peace Uncle Sheryl. God Bless. You're home now. Love you.

Ronnie Mohr
   Posted Sat June 23, 2012
To the family of Joe Higdon.
Our sincere condolences aand deepest sympathy for the
loss of Joe.
Ronnie and Paul Mohr

Angie Kiper and Betty Kiper
   Posted Mon June 25, 2012
Our prayers go to Joe's family. I was always his Angelo. Rest in Peace Joe. I love you.

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