Michael "Cowboy" Higgins

  • Born: April 8, 1953
  • Died: October 3, 2021
  • Location: Inman, South Carolina

Seawright Funeral Home and Crematory

26 E. Main Street
PO Box 192
Inman, SC 29349

Tel. (864) 472-6836

Tribute & Message From The Family

Ralph Michael "Cowboy" Higgins, 68, of 190 Jersey Road, Inman, SC passed away on Sunday, October 3, 2021 at Upstate Community Hospice in Landrum, SC.

Born in Spartanburg, South Carolina on April 8, 1953, he was the son of the late Roscoe Higgins and Enzia (Blackwell) Higgins who survives him of Inman, SC.

"Cowboy" enjoyed riding horses and participating in rodeos which he did for over 40 years.

In addition to his mother, he is also survived by his brother, Leonard Higgins of Jonesville, SC; sister, Janice Fordree and her husband John of Inman, SC; three nephews, Scott Higgins and his wife Katie of Jonesville, SC, Ben Fordree and his wife Abby of Lexington, SC and Jon Ross Fordree and his wife Emily of Gilbert, SC.

He was predeceased by his sister-in-law, Betty Lou Higgins and nephew, Freddie Price.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, October 7, 2021 from 6:00 - 8:00 PM at Seawright Funeral Home.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Friday, October 8, 2021 at 11:00 AM in the Seawright Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Jon Ross Fordree.

The family would like to give special recognition to: Michael "Mikey" Moore and all his caregivers on Lost Creek Drive.

To all the cowboys & cowgirls he roped, rodeoed or rambled with - our hats are off to you.

Special thank you to all the ladies of Landrum Hospice House who made the last days bearable.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Upstate Community Hospice Home, 260 Fairwinds Road, Landrum, SC 29356.

Condolence & Memory Journal

It's been years since I have seen Mike or his brother. They use to visit us with Roy Ballenger when we lived up at the lake. He was a very nice guy. I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family and friends. Blessings and may the Peace of the Lord be with you. T

Posted by Debra Laster Burke - Roebuck, SC - Friend   October 19, 2021

God Bless, Monte S. Beasley

Posted by Monte Beasley - Anderson, SC - Classmate   October 07, 2021

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Posted by walton smith - JOHNSTON, SC   October 05, 2021

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Posted by walton smith waltonasmith@att.net - JOHNSTON, SC   October 05, 2021

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