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Don N. Higenbottom

Don N. Higenbottom, 74, of Pikeville, Tennessee, died Friday, January 29, 2021.

He was a retired pastor and a servant to his community. He enjoyed working on lawnmowers, woodworking and playing the guitar. He was a mechanic by trade, and loved his family.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Katherine Kay Higenbottom; parents, Dewey Higenbottom and Bernice Hicks; sisters, Wilma Jean Lerou and Kay Huckabee; brother, Paul Lee Higenbottom; and grandson, A.J. Sandell.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Nancy Higenbottom of Pikeville; children, Alisa McKee of Dunlap, Donna (Arthur) Hackler of Soddy Daisy, Patty Mae Burns of Hixson, Clay N. Higenbottom of Pikeville and Tammy Ledford (Shane Orr) of Pikeville; 14 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; brother, Jeffery Higenbottom of Soddy Daisy; sister, Diane Banks of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services were held Monday, February 1, at 2:00 p.m. at Bethel Cemetery with Bro. Doyle Ashburn officiating.  Burial was in Bethel Cemetery.

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Arrangements are by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, 1171 Main Street, Pikeville.

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