Manco C. Higgins, age 85 of Lawrenceville, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2008. Funeral services will be held 3 PM Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at Alcova Baptist Church, 1554 Alcovy Road, Lawrenceville, GA with Rev. J. T. McMillian, Rev. Ricky Wasendorf & Rev. Adam Webb officiating. Burial will follow in the Church Cemetery with Rev. Gerald Hudow officiating. A Gwinnett County native, Manco was born December 11, 1922 in Dacula, GA. He retired from Kraft Foods in 1977 after 25 years of service. Manco was a member of Alcova Baptist Church since 1948 where he served as a Deacon and on the Board of Trustees. He enjoyed gardening, especially growing his prized tomatoes each summer. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Manco was preceded in death by his parents: Silas & Nettie Higgins, 9 brothers, 10 sisters and infant daughter, Patricia Lynn Higgins. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Hattie Lee (Rolader) Higgins; Daughters & Sons-in-law: Janice & Don Webb, Lawrenceville; Carole & Dr. Michael Edwards, Cincinnati, OH; Susan & Frankie Greeson, Dacula; Grandchildren: Rev. Adam Webb & his wife, Adrienne; Mary Beth Edwards; John Edwards; Derek Greeson; Chase Greeson; Sisters-in-law & Brothers-in-law: Grace Higgins, Loganville; Shirley Higgins, Lake City, GA.; Dorothy & J. T. Pratt, Lawrenceville; Viola Johnson, Lawrenceville; Garland & Marian Rolader, Loganville; Numerous Nieces & Nephews also survive. The family will receive friends from 12 - 3 PM & 5 - 9 PM Monday July 28, 2008 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA. 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry @