Donna Marcia Higgins

August 2, 1952 ~ August 30, 2015

Donna Marcia Higgins, 63 passed away on August 30, 2015 in a local hospital. She loved costume jewelry, antique furniture hunting and was known as a "Junker". She was also known for rescuing abandoned pets. Donna was very social and outgoing and loved being around her family and friends. She adored and loved her grandchildren whom will miss her greatly. Donna is survived by her husband of 24 years, Mark Higgins of Sulphur; her two children, Jeremy Thomas and wife Jennifer of Los Angeles, CA and Brandi Manuel and husband Lenny of Lake Charles; her mother, Etta Belle Rousch of Lake Charles; her brothers, Ira Lee Sawyer of Carlyss and Don Marsh of Sulphur; and her 3 grandchildren, Brittni and Bryce Manuel of Lake Charles and Zoe Thomas of Los Angeles, CA. She was preceded in death by her father, Davis Leroy Marsh; and her brother, Davis DeVon Marsh. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 10 A.M. at Johnson and Robison Funeral Home Chapel in Sulphur with Rev. Andy Buckley officiating. Burial will be in Big Woods Cemetery in Edgerly under the direction of Johnson and Robison Funeral Home. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 from 4-9 P.M. at the funeral home with visitation continuing on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 from 8 A.M. until time of the service. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to local animal shelters of your choice.

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  1. I am so saddened to hear of Donnas passing. My sincere condolences to the family. Donna was one of a kind. She will be missed.

  2. Blessings for you sweet lady!! I will never forget our chats and what a good friend you were to me. So sad to see you go, dance and play in Heaven my friend. Love you always !

  3. Thoughts are with you Mark. I am so sorry to hear about Ms. Donnas passing. Praying for comfort for you and your family.

  4. You owe us a visit, were holding you to that one. The heavens shine a bit brighter, they laugh a bit more with you in their company. Happy Trails thru those Gates of Glory Donna, Happy Trails

  5. May our Lord bless and comfort you and your family during this time of grief. Please accept my sincere condolences.

  6. My prayers and condolences to all the family and friends of a dear Facebook friend. Donna will be missed by many.

  7. Mark, sorry to hear this sad news, I like to wish you and your family a lot of strength in the difficult times ahead

  8. Earths loss is Heavens gain. She will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. Lean on the Everlasting Arms of God.

  9. Prayers of comfort for Mark, Brandi, her brother and grandchildren. May Donna rest in peace…………… Praying for familys comfort.

  10. So very sorry to hear of Donnas passing. She was a great person and so full of life. Prayers for all of you.

  11. Our thoughts and prayers going out to Brandi and Lynn and the entire family at this difficult time. From all your friends at Acme.

  12. Jeremy & Jennifer, We are so sorry for your loss and yall have been in our prayers. We love yall so much. Beth & Richard Marie

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