Vera Higgins

GLENMOOR — Vera Higgins, 92, of Glenmoor, Ohio, passed away July 27, 2021.

Born August 3, 1928 in East Liverpool, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Gertrude (Wright) Pethtel.

She was a former Mutual Clerk for Mountaineer Race Track and an avid bingo player.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Higgins; three sons, Jerry Jackson, Jesse Jackson and an infant son; a step-son, William Higgins; two grandsons, and a great-granddaughter; and five brothers.

Surviving are two daughters, Karen (Dick) Thayer of Calcutta and Rhonda (Brian) Mason of East Liverpool; two stepdaughters, Deborah Cain of East Liverpool and Judy (Duane) Duck of Wellsville; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and by Cindee Stiger of Florida.

Visitation is Saturday, July 31, 2021, from 1-3 p.m. and 5 p.m. until time of funeral service at 7 p.m., at the Nixon Funeral Home, Newell, W.Va.