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Barbara Donnetta Higley

June 24, 1933 ~ December 19, 2020 (age 87)


Barbara Donnetta Humphreys Higley died Dec. 19, 2020, at her home in Montpelier, ID. Barbara was born June 24, 1933, in Wardboro, ID, to David Cyril Humphreys and Murita Ellen Keetch Humphreys. Barbara had four sisters and two brothers.

Barbara attended school in Dingle, ID. She then moved to Soda Springs where she worked for Fern and Paul Tipton as a nanny. While in Soda she met Darwin Warren Higley. They were married in the Logan LDS Temple on June 12, 1950. They moved to Nampa, ID, and after David was born, they moved to Montpelier where they lived until the time of their deaths. Barbara and Darwin were parents to six children, Ann, David, Frances, Tammy, Laura, and Brian. After her children were older, she returned to work at the Maverik Country Store where she worked for several years, then worked until she retired at the Royal Bakery for Freddie Parker.

Barbara and Darwin had 19 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren with one on the way, and four great-great-grandchildren.

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