Rebecca R. Higgins
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Rebecca R. Higgins of Dora, affectionately known as “Grandma Becky”, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, April 20, 2014. She was a registered nurse with more than 31 years of service and a member of Sumiton Church of God.

Visitation will be today, April 22, 2014, from 6 until 8 p.m. at Sumiton Church of God and Wednesday, April 23, 2014, from 1 until 2 p.m. at the church.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Sumiton Church of God. The Rev. Lane Sargent and Pastor Martin Taylor will officiate. Burial will follow at Morgan Cemetery in Sumiton.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Mae Cummings; great-grandson, Ethan Phillips and several brothers and sisters.

A loving wife, mother and grandmother, she leaves to cherish her memories her husband of 57 years, Frank “Pop” Higgins; her children, Thea Higgins Cupps (Roger), Cindy Shiflett (Mark), Kelly Higgins and Randy Higgins (Jolei); grandchildren, Shaun Alvis (Linda), Amy Roberts, Taylor Whitehead, Kayla Higgins, Amanda Shiflett and Tiffany Shiflett; great-grandchildren, Carson Alvis, Alli Kay Alvis, Anna Beth Alvis, Sydney Phillips and Bentley Woods; sister, Betty Ellis; several nieces, nephews and other relatives; and a host of friends.

Online condolences may be expressed at

New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home,

Dora; 205-648-2323