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512 North Ridgeway Dr.
Cleburne, TX 76033
Phone: 817-648-0522
Fax: 817-556-0070
Shirley Higgins Reese

Shirley Jean Higgins Reese (Massengale)

Saturday, February 20th, 1943 - Saturday, January 19th, 2019
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Service for Shirley Jean Massengale Higgins Reese, 75, of Arlington, will be conducted at Crosier-Pearson Cleburne Funeral Home at 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, January 23, 2019. Mr. Charlie Osborne will officiate. Burial will follow in Rosehill cemetery. Pallbearers will be Cameron Stell, Rob Smith, Duane Wieland, and Sam Constance. Visitation will be from 6-8:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 22.

Mrs. Reese was born February 20, 1943 in Lawton, Oklahoma to Eugene “Gene” Johnson and Evelyn Lula (Ingram) Massengale. She grew up, married, and raised her family in Cleburne. She married Reggie Reese on April 16, 2002. She was a beautician, by trade, and made many wonderful friends. She attended Central Church of Christ, when she lived in Cleburne.

She is survived by her husband, Reggie; son, Keith Higgins; daughters, Rexanne Wieland and husband, Duane and Holli Wasson; step son, Reggie Reese, Jr.; daughter–in-law Meagan Neumann and husband, James; grandchildren Jennifer Higgins, Cameron Stell, Hanna Higgins and Ava Reese; and many other family members and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, Al Massengale, and granddaughter, Nikki Higgins.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Crosier-Pearson Cleburne Funeral Home
    512 North Ridgeway Dr.
    CLEBURNE, TX 76033
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  • Service

    Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019 1:00pm
    Crosier-Pearson Cleburne Chapel
    512 N. Ridgeway Dr.
    CLEBURNE, TX 76033
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    Mr. Charlie Osborne
  • Interment

    Rosehill Cemetery
    405 Waters St.
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Donna Frederick

Posted at 01:29pm
I met Shirley thru my sister Deb Smith. Shirley always always greated me with a hug, smile, and just herself. I have such great memories and will miss her when I visit.
God Bless you.
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