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Reuben Clark Higginbotham, Jr.

Reuben Clark Higginbotham, Jr.
  • January 5, 1929 - June 13, 2019
  • Charleston, South Carolina

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“My sister, Janice Elaine Broughton, had wanted to say that Elder Reuben and our Dad, John Broughton, were good friends. Our Dad also liked dancing -...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Helen - SC

“Reubens was a wonderful neighbor. We spent many mornings talking and laughing about everything. ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Rosa Graham - Charleston, SC

“Reuben and I were close childhood friends in Dillon so many years ago. I learned that he was in Charleston and brought him a picture of his old...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Eddie Howell - Folly Beach, SC

“I remember the time to help me and entertain me in church and then talk to me and explain things about God to me you were very patient with me loving...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: David e Nester - Charleston, SC

“Prayers, love, and thoughts go out to Guen and the rest of the Higginbotham Family. Elder Higginbotham is resting peacefully in Jesus until He comes...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Helen Broughton Suggs - SC

“Gwen, Clark and family, we are sadden about your loss. Mirta and Veronica ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Mirta Brady - Seneca, SC

“He was such a sweet man and is loved by many. Momma could count on her weekly calls from him. They were very close and always shared time together. ...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Carolyn Cauthen Auvil - SC


Reuben Clark Higginbotham, Jr, 90, of Charleston, South Carolina, husband of Guendelyne D'Armand Higginbotham entered into eternal rest Thursday, June 13, 2019. A celebration of his life Service will be held Sunday, June 16, 2019 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 1:30 p.m. The family will receive friends from 12:30 p.m. until the time of the service. Interment will follow in Carolina Memorial Park.

Reuben was born January 5, 1929 in Orangeburg, South Carolina, son of the late Reuben Clark Higginbotham and Margaret Rutland Higginbotham. He served during WWII as a Sergeant stationed in Germany. Reuben was a loving father. He loved fishing, shell collecting and dancing.

Reuben will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 66 years, Guendelyne Higginbotham and his five children, Clark (Rebecca), Colette, Deirdre (Henry), Daryl (Ange). Reuben will also be fondly remembered by his grandchildren, Erin, Clark, Jessica, Steven, Adrienne, Brendan, Trey, Evan, Rachel and his great-grandchildren, Ryder, Evie and Alex and his son-in-law, Dr. Jeffrey Jaindl. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his daughter, Delyne Zubose Jaindl.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be Wounded Warrior Project, P. O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS, 66675. support.woundedwarriorproject.org

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Carolina Memorial Park

7113 Rivers Avenue North Charleston, SC 29406