TYRONZA - Juanita Higgins, 80, died May 2, 2018 at Three Rivers Nursing Center in Marked Tree, Ark. She was born May 25, 1937 in Nettleton, Miss. to Ted Hood and Annie Cantrell. Mrs. Higgins was a CNA and a member of Upper Room Pentecostal Church in Tyronza. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ted Hood and Annie Tucker; one son Gary Crow; one brother, Charles Hood; one sister, Inez Shackleford.
She is survived by her husband, John Higgins of Tyronza; two sons, Jimmy (Debra) Crow of Maumelle, Ark. and John Higgins, Jr. of Tyronza; one daughter, Sandra Lucas of Tyronza; two stepdaughters, Bonnie Cox of Lepanto and Debbie Higgins of Texas, one brother, Billy Hood of Tyronza; two sisters, Mary E. Grodi of Tyronza and Ann Martin of Marked Tree; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held May 5 at Wilson Funeral Home in Tyronza with Bro. Gary Andrews officiating. Burial followed at Tyronza Cemetery in Tyronza under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home in Tyronza.