Gail Bing Higginbotham, 82, of Hamburg, died on January 1, 2020, at her residence.
She was a native of Eudora and a resident of Hamburg for the past 63 years. She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church of Hamburg.
Mrs. Higginbotham was preceded in death by a son, Gary K. Higginbotham, Sr., in 2007; a daughter, Valerie Higginbotham, in 1957; a grandson, Zachary Seth Higginbotham, in 2008; her parents, Earl and Loye Carpenter Bing; a brother, Rudy Bing and a sister, Penny Kilcrease.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, J.D. Higginbotham of Hamburg; three sons, Eric Higginbotham, John David Higginbotham both of Hamburg and Jay Higginbotham of Crossett; a sister, Annette Weindorf and husband, Dane, of Hamburg; a half-sister, Libby Smith of Pine Bluff; two grandsons, Eric James Higginbotham and Gary Keith Higginbotham, Jr. and three great-grandchildren,
Memorial services will be held on Saturday, January 4, at 11 a.m. at the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ty Danielson officiating. Visitation will be after the service.
Private burial will be at the Hamburg Cemetery.