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Jacquelin "Jackie" Higginbotham

Jacquelin "Jackie" Higginbotham (nee Wright), 79, of Elyria, died Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at Ames Family Hospice, Westlake. She was born February 22, 1935 in West Milford, West Virginia.

She was a 1954 graduate of Washington Irving High School in Clarksburg, West Virginia and moved to Elyria after graduating. She worked as a clerk at Convenient Food Mart in Elyria for 25 years. She enjoyed crafts and was a member of Community United Methodist Church, Elyria.

Jackie is survived by her husband of 59 years, Hollis H. Higginbotham; son, Timothy (Esther) Higginbotham of Elyria; grandsons, Lee Higginbotham of North Carolina, Jason Higginbotham of Hawaii, Jess Cathey of Cleveland, Micky, Bobby and Nancy Higginbotham; three great-grandchildren; and a brother, Robert Wright of Chicopee, Massachusetts.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Aubrey D. and Margaret (nee Harvey) Wright.

Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria, handled arrangements.

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