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Jeff Higginbotham

FORT WORTH — Jeff Higginbotham, 77, passed away peacefully Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, after a lengthy illness.
Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, in Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Jeff was born Dec. 11, 1936, to the late R.J. and Naomi Higginbotham in Kopperl. He pursued electrical engineering at Texas A&M. Jeff retired after 41 years from General Dynamics/Lockheed as director of special projects. He spent several more years as a private consultant to other companies, including MegaRail.
Jeff was past master of Kopperl Masonic Lodge #292 and past district deputy grandmaster of the Grand Lodge of Texas and also a member of Scottish Rite.
Survivors: Loving wife of 50 years, DiDi Higginbotham; son, Jeff Lee Higginbotham; daughter, Heather Calicott and husband, Gary; beautiful grandchildren, Taylor, Paige, Dylan and Lyric; great-grandchildren, Avery and Nyomi; and many friends.

Brown, Owens & Brumley Funeral Directors
425 S. Henderson, 817-335-4557

Condolence Messages

  1. Elizabeth Ann Sexton

    Im so sorry to hear about ur Dad. He was always kind to me and both he and DiDi made me feel welcome. He will be greatly missed. Pleass tell ur mom and sister how sorry I am.

  2. Lyric Higginbotham

    I’m so sorry. To find this out after all these years… It came as a shock. I’m sorry, Dad. I’m so sorry.

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