Karen Denise Curtis Higgins, 52, of Mayflower was greeted by the Lord and her sweet baby, Haylee, on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. She was born Nov. 17, 1960, to George and Sue Curtis of Benton.
Denise was the keeper of the future. She held the tiniest of hands and the largest of hearts. She nurtured our most precious gifts, our children and our hearts. They kept her smile beaming and her light shining as she passed on a piece of her gift to us all.
She was preceded in death by her father; her beloved daughter, Haylee Higgins; a brother, Steven Curtis; a sister, Sherrilyn Glenn; and a father-in-law, Russell Higgins.
She is survived by her husband, Windell Higgins; her mother, Sue Curtis; a brother, Mike Curtis; a sister, Tonya Johnson; her mother-in-law, Reba Higgins; a special niece, Micalah Johnson; and other family members and friends.
Funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, March 23, at Ashby Funeral Home. Burial will follow at New Rosemont Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers are Jared Glenn, Zach Glenn, Dustin Curtis, Thad Curtis, Skylar Higgins and Chandler Higgins.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, March 22, at the funeral home.
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