Cindy Marie Higginbotham, 48, Athens, was born Jan. 25, 1961, in Ennis
and died April 25, 2009, in Athens. Arrangements are under the direction
of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Previously of Payne Springs she had resided in Athens for the past 10
years. She was a baker.
Survivors include her sons Robert Lewis Higginbotham and Justin Alton
Higginbotham, both of Athens; mother Viola Jean Folmar, Athens; brothers
Robert Folmar, Terrell; and Alton Folmar, Dallas; friend Susan Christy
Brown, Athens; and grandchild Lacey Alexious Higginbotham.
John Michael Hathcock, 57, of Dallas passed away April 26, 2009, at
10:40 p.m. in Fort Worth with his four sons by his side.
He was born in North Carolina to Rachel and Dewey Hathcock.
He was a tour bus driver for the last 20 years. He enjoyed race cars
with his brother Frank in their younger years.
He will be truly missed by all whose lives he has touched.
John is survived by his sons Michael Hathcock and wife Dianna of Kemp;
Keith Hathcock and wife Stephanie of Kemp; Chris Hathcock and wife Lana
of Rockwall; and Brian Hathcock of Celeste.
Also, he is survived by his brother Frank Hathcock and his wife Mary of
Ennis; sister Judy Hathcock of Ennis; grandchildren Ashley, Justin,
Cody, Dakota, Candiss, Alexa, Hunter, Dalton, Hudson and Raven Hathcock
and Christian, Ryan and Jaicee Early; numerous nieces and nephews, and
several lifelong friends; his girlfriend Leann Little and her family of
John was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Larry and Kenny
Hathcock, sister Rebecca Hathcock and his grandson Hunter Hathcock.
We know you were tired, you fought as long as you could. You’re in
Heaven now, fishing and playing ball with Hunter. You will always be in
“Hammer Down Rawhide.” ‘Till we meet again, someday.