William "Billy" Higdon

June 29, 1978 ~ September 11, 2023 (age 45) 45 Years Old


William "Billy" Higdon II, age 45, of Wooster, Ohio passed away Monday, September 11th, 2023 due to injuries sustained in a single car accident.

A Celebration of Life gathering of family and friends will take place from 12 noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, September 17th at Alexander Funeral Home, Millersburg, Ohio. Those wishing to share a memory or make online condolences may do so by visiting

Family suggests memorial contributions be made to Alexander Funeral Home PO Box 108, Millersburg, Ohio 44654 to help defray cost.

Billy was born June 29th, 1978 in Wooster, Ohio and was the son of William "Bill" Higdon and Vickie (Howell) Rouse. 

Billy was a former car salesman and auto mechanic for First Motors in Wooster. He loved all forms of racing, Demolition Derbies and bowling. He was an avid Ohio State Buckeye fan and Cleveland Browns fan. His favorite pastimes were collecting antiques, shopping at Dollar 1 and mushroom hunting with the love of his life, Miranda Duplaga.

He is survived by three children: Rebakah Edwards of Wooster, Kamri Higdon of Millersburg and Race Higdon (Joslyn Potts) of Wooster; two grandchildren: Oaklynn Higdon and Phoenix Edwards; step grandson, Azure King; his mother, Vickie (Donnie) Rouse of Wooster; two brothers and their spouses: Jerry (Tiffany) Rouse of Millersburg and  Tommy (Elissa) Rouse of Wooster; step siblings: Missy Rouse, Christina Rouse and J.R. (Marie) Rouse all of Wooster and Robert (Anicia) Rouse of Smithville; his aunt, Paula Baker and uncle, Alan Higdon both of Indiana; a special cousin, Sharon Coblentz; and numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father, Bill Higdon; step brother, Roger Rouse; and many other extended family members who all loved him deeply.

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Gathering of Family and Friends
September 17, 2023

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Alexander Funeral Home (Millersburg, Ohio)


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