Jane Greene Hightower , age 94, of Troy went to be with the Lord on February 29, 2020 at Troy Health and Rehab. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, March 6, 2020 at Green Hills Funeral Home with Dr. Mallone Chandler officiating. Burial will follow in the Green Hills Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.
Jane was preceded in death by her parents, Gillis G. and Frances B. Greene, her husband, David Hightower, her sister, Erline Greene, two grandchildren, Melissa and Bobby Hightower and one great grandson Hamp Nicholson.
She is survived by her sons, Charles D. Hightower, Jr. (Nancy) of Thomasville, Georgia, William G. Hightower (Judi) of Troy, Michael L. Hightower (Billie) of Jacksonville, Florida, eight grandchildren, Stephanie Nicholson (Wes) of Thomasville, Georgia, Timothy Hightower (Sara) of Murfreesboro , Tennessee, Matt Hightower (Amanda) of Troy, Molly Hindman (David) of Calera, Alabama, Daniel Hightower (Courtney) of Jacksonville, Alabama, Ethan Hightower (Katie) of Charlottesville, Virginia, Thomas Hightower (Amanda) of Jacksonville, Florida, Lauren Fendall of Virginia Beach, Virginia, and fifteen great-grandchildren.
Serving as pallbearers will be Timothy Hightower, Matt Hightower, David Hindman, Ethan Hightower, Thomas Hightower and Lauren Fendall.
Honorary pallbearers will be Billy Jinright and Scott Swindall.
The family would like to extend special thanks to the nurses of Compassus Hospice and the staff of Troy Health and Rehabilitation, especially Delores Scott, Ann Coleman, Shenika Cooks and Mary Byrd.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorial donations be made to the Park Memorial United Methodist Church, Post Office Box 1291, Troy, Alabama 36081, Covenant Christian School, 105 S. George Wallace Drive, Troy , Alabama 36081, or to the Alzheimers Association, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Fl. 17, Chicago, Illinois, 60601.
The staff of Green Hills is honored to serve the Hightower family.