Claudie Leroy Higgins Obituary

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Claudie Leroy Higgins, 86, of Pocola, OK passed away Saturday, October 21, 2017 in Ft. Smith, AR.


Claudie was born February 9, 1931 in Rock Island, OK to John & Shreider (Moore) Higgins.


He worked in law enforcement for 25+ years.


He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie; his parents; Loretta Jinks and all of his siblings.


Survivors include his daughters, Claudette & James Adair of Havana, AR, Arlene Brewer of Pocola, OK and Boone Brewer; granddaughters, Jennifer Harrison & Gerald of Ft. Smith, AR, Amanda Adair of Havana, AR; grandsons, Weston & Emily Brewer of Pocola, OK, B.J. & Carmen Adair of Havana, AR, B.J. & Kristy Brewer of Lavaca, AR, Jimmy Brewer & Brandi of Spiro, OK, grandkids, McKenya Jinks & Bailey Jinks of Pocola, OK; 12 Great Grandkids; other relatives, loved ones and friends.


Services will be 10 am, Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Evans Memorial Chapel, Pocola, OK with Rev. Phil McGehee officiating.


Interment will follow in Macedonia Cemetery, Pocola. Pallbearers will be Buddy, Brian, Danny, Matt & Trevor Howard, Andy Pipkins. Honorary pallbearer will be Mike Higgins.



The family will be at the funeral home in Pocola on Wednesday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.


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The family has chosen to entrust the care of the services to Evans & Miller Funeral Home, Pocola, Oklahoma.

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