Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas


November 5, 2012

Edna Hightower

Edna Hightower, 91, of Corsicana passed away Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012.

She was born Oct. 11, 1921, in Purdon, to Burro Buckner and Jeffie Williams Buckner.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Douglas Hightower.

Survivors include her children, Larry Hightower of Corsicana, and Ricky Hightower and wife Cindy of Corsicana; six grandchildren, Ricky Hightower Jr., Jeremy Hightower, Jeffery Hightower and wife Stayce, Susan Hightower, Ashley York and husband Charlie, and Victoria Henry and husband Jason; great grandchildren, Colton, Haley, Jeremy Jr., Kelby, Faith, Keiley and Paityn.

Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.

Service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Rick Lamb officiating.

Interment will follow at Frost Cemetery. Pallbearers will be grandsons.

An online guest book is available at by selecting the Edna Hightower obituary.

Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home, Corsicana.

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