Harral C. Higginbotham, Sr.
October 28, 1927 - July 22, 2010
College Place - Harral Cline Higgin- botham, Sr., 82, died July 22, 2010, at Regency at The Park.
The memorial service will be 3:30 p.m., Friday, July 30, 2010, at the First Congregational Church, 73 S. Palouse Street, Walla Walla. The Rev. Cecilia McKean will officiate. Private inurnment will be at the Touchet Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Children's Hospital or Walla Walla Community Hospice through Mountain View-Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla, WA 99362.
Harral was born October 28, 1927, in Wallula, Washington, to Rush A. and Lois M. Hardy Higginbotham. He graduated from Touchet High School in 1946. On October 9, 1949, he and Shirley Walters married in Walla Walla. They later divorced. As a realtor, he purchased Walla Walla Realty Co. in 1965. He was a Past Master of the Walla Walla Masonic Lodge #7, El Katif Shriners, First Congregational Church and B.P.O.E. Lodge #287 of Walla Walla.
Harral is survived by his children: Judy (daughter) and Victor Chacon and Harral Cline, Jr. "Jack" (son) and Tami Higginbotham all of Walla Walla; his sister, E. June Slater of Touchet; six grandchildren: Heidi, Courtney, Chance, Abbie, Bryn, and Cari; three great-grandchildren: Ashley, Amanda, and Brooklyn; and seven nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Rush Higginbotham; his sister, Grace Bald; his former wife, Shirley Walters and a niece Victoria Bald Maestretti.
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