Mary Frances Higdon VanMeter

Mary Frances Higdon VanMeter, 87 of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, June 21, 2020 at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She was a native of Hardin County, a member of St. James Catholic Church and retired from Citizens Fidelity Bank. She was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Billy K. VanMeter; a daughter, Debbie VanMeter; an infant sister, Alice Mae Higdon; and a great grandchild. She is survived by one son, Mark VanMeter of Bowling Green; three daughters, Sheree (Nick) Raub of Elizabethtown, Kaye (Walter) Norris of Bowling Green, and Monica (Jerry) Mills of Newburgh, I.N.; two sisters, Sarah Miller of Elizabethtown and Sue (Leo) McMillen of Lexington; nine grandchildren, Jeremy Noe, Kelli Crunkleton, Joseph Raub, Brad Norris, Chase VanMeter, Matt VanMeter, Nick VanMeter, Ruth Williams, and Ann Mills, and 14 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. James Catholic Church. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Thursday at Brown Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed online at


Thursday, June 25, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 9:45 AM
Brown Funeral Home


Thursday, June 25, 2020 starting at 10:00 AM
St. James Catholic Church

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