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Ina Ruth Higginbotham, age 88

Ina Ruth Higginbotham, age 88, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Wednesday, September 15 2021 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

She was born on Friday, April 07 1933, in Jamestown, Kentucky.

She was the daughter of:

Mother – Ora Williams Lawless, who has preceded her in death

Father – Earl Lawless, who has preceded her in death

Survivors also include:

2 Daughters:

  • Sharon HIll, spouse Barry, of Russell Springs KY
  • Sandra Leach, spouse Robert, of Russell Springs KY

1 Son:

  • Roger Higginbotham, of Russell Springs KY.

2 Sisters:

  • Barbara Jenkins, of Indianapolis IN
  • Gladys Fowler, of Chandler NC

4 Brothers:

  • Rollin Lawless, of Russell Springs KY
  • Herman Lawless, of Noblesville IN
  • Lilbert Lawless, of Indianapolis IN
  • Phillip Loy Lawless, of Harrah OK

One grandson and two great-grandchildren also survive. She was a housekeeper and laundry worker with Fairoaks Nursing Home in Jamestown and member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Jamestown. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Rester Higginbotham, 3 brothers, Willie Logan Lawless, Bobby Lawless and Ray Lawless.

Funeral services will be 2:30 Sunday, September 19 2021 at Lawless Cemetery, Jamestown, KY.

Visitation will be 12 – 2 PM Sunday, September 19 2021 at Wilson Funeral Home, 391 East Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY.


Roger Higginbotham

Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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