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Sue (Goerges) Higginbotham

August 12, 1950 ~ December 29, 2021 (age 71)


Sue Higginbotham (Goerges) passed away on December 29, 2021 at her home in Sachse, Tx. She was born on August 12, 1950, in San Antonio. Sue was a graduate of Thomas Jefferson HS in 1968 and UTSA in 1979. She was a retired teacher.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Lisa Higginbotham St. John, her parents Harold & Lucille Goerges, and siblings Zane Naukem & Greg Goerges.

Sue is survived by her husband of 52 years the Rev. Dr. Donald H. Higginbotham, children Donna Sue Flores (Alex) and Blakely John Higginbotham(Jenna), son and daughter-in-law, the Rev. Dr. Mathew St. John(Dr. Julie St. John),  grandchildren, Brady, Chris(Sydney), Kyle, Josiah, Joah, Malachi, Thad, Mathias, & Jubilee St. John, Zachary & Anthony Flores, great-grandson, Hayes St. John, sister RoseAnn Worden(Bruce), numerous nieces & nephews, aunts & uncles, cousins, and a host of friends from the churches and communities of San Antonio, Pleasanton, Harlingen, Fredericksburg, and The Woodlands where she served as a mom, minister’s wife, beloved Bible Study and Vacation Bible School teacher, and a friend to all.

Sue will be remembered as one of the sweetest persons that walked this earth, a devoted wife and friend to her husband, and perhaps, the Greatest of All Times mother/grandmother.

In lieu of  flowers, please consider giving to your church or the charity of your choice.

There are no services planned at this time, but a celebration of life will be scheduled at a later date.

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