Higgins, Mary Louise
Services: Have been held.
Mary Louise Higgins, Ph.D., 79, of Roanoke, Texas, died Friday, Nov. 7, 2003, at Medical Center of Plano in Plano, Texas.
She was born on July 12, 1924, in Cuervo to James Frederick and Anna Demetrious (Waddell) Higgins. She attended New Mexico State University and Oklahoma State University, receiving a Ph.D. in biology.
She was retired from Texas Womans University where she was a professor of microbiology in research. She retired after 30 years with the university. She attended the Methodist Church.
She is survived by one brother, John R. Higgins, of Fort Sumner; four nephews, John Higgins Jr. of Cuervo, Fred Higgins of Roanoke, Geno Higgins of Fort Sumner, and Joe Higgins of Texas.
A memorial service will be held in Denton, Texas, at a later date.
Arrangements are by Chavez Funeral Home of Fort Sumner.