OBITUARY

Ruby C Higdon

January 3, 1925October 1, 2017

Ruby Crawl Higdon, a longtime resident of Catonsville, Maryland, passed away on October 1, 2017, at the age of 92. She was preceded in death by her parents, Otto and Avis Crawl, her husband, Robert G. Higdon, and her brother Robert E. Crawl. She is survived by her daughters Nancy L. Morgan (Dick), Vivian L. Seaman (John), and Margaret E. Stolzenberg (Mark); 9 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Ruby was born in Indiana and later moved to Catonsville, MD where in 1945 she married her husband Bob, a WWII veteran. After raising her family, Ruby worked as a court reporter for Howard County Circuit Court. For 60 years she was an active member of West Baltimore United Methodist Church. Ruby was also a member of Catonsville Women’s Club and for many years was a volunteer at Spring Grove Hospital. In 2007 she moved to Charlestown Retirement Community where she enjoyed socializing with friends, water aerobics, attending church, reading, and knitting. Her family and friends will always remember her sweet nature and quiet strength, love and dedication to family, and her steady faith. A memorial service will be held on Friday October 13 at 11am at Charlestown’s Our Lady of the Angels Chapel 715 Maiden Choice Lane, Catonsville. She will be buried alongside her husband at Woodlawn Cemetery, Baltimore in a private ceremony. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Benevolent Fund, Charlestown Retirement Community.

Services

  • Memorial Service

    Friday, October 13, 2017

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B H

October 16, 2017

My sincere condolences to the family of Ms Higdon. May God comfort your hearts each day during this difficult time. Ps 86:17

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October 9, 2017

To the family of Ruby Higdon I would like to express my condolence to you may the God of comfort bring comfort to you with his right arm extended to you Isa.41:10

October 8, 2017

Hi Peggy, I was researching something online and happened upon this notice. I'm so sorry for your loss. It sounds like she kept pretty active, good for her. I'd really LOVE to see you, it's been way too long. I'm in Annapolis. Jaci Kimball 410.980.5668

October 8, 2017

SO SAD TO SEE THIS NOTICE, SHE WAS A KIND AND SWEET PERSON AND A GOOD FRIEND TO MY PARENTS. I WOULD COME DOWN HOWEVER I HAVE BROKEN THREE RIBS AND CAN'T DRIVE. KNOW THAT I WILL BE THINKING OF YOU, WITH LOVE,
Bill FINLAYSON

October 8, 2017

Sincere condolences goes out to the Higdon family for your sad loss. May GOD be a source of comfort and strength as you mourn the loss of Ruby.

E G

October 8, 2017

Please accept our deepest sympathies for your loss. May the God of all comfort make your hearts firm at this difficult time. Find comfort in the words found at 2 Thessalonians 2:16, 17

AC

October 8, 2017

May your hearts be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times you shared together as you celebrate a life well lived and loved by many. Psalms 90:10.

Brenda Paton

October 5, 2017

I was so lucky to have grown up at West Baltimore UMC with the Higdon Family. They have always had a special place in my heart. My thoughts, love and prayers are with you all. Love, Brenda Turner Paton

Brenda Paton

October 5, 2017

My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

October 3, 2017

We will always remember her kind smile and quiet strength. The last of her generation in the Higdon family tree, Aunt Ruby will be missed. Our sympathy goes out to Cousins Nancy, Vivian and Peggy and their families. Paul and Margo

FROM THE FAMILY