Marrina Gulley Hignite


Marrina Gulley Hignite, age 87, of Olive Hill, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday evening, June 18, 2019, at King's Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Kentucky.

She was born September 13, 1931, in Carter County, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Carrie McGlone.

Marrina was a member of the Old Oakland Christian Holiness Church and loved being with her pets and spending time with her grandchildren.

In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charley Hignite; one infant son, Roger Dale Hignite; one brother, Paul Hartley; one sister, Gladys Davis Wall; and her companion, Billy Parker.

Marrina is survived by two daughters, Joann Craft (Greg) of Ashland, Kentucky and Barbara Hignite (Calvin Mabson) of Richmond, Kentucky; and three grandchildren, Emily, Austin and Rachel. She also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss her.

Funeral services will be held at 12 noon Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky with Reverend Larry Groves officiating. Burial will follow in the Oakland Cemetery in Carter County, Kentucky.

Friends may visit from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2019 and after 9 a.m. Saturday at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West US Highway 60, Olive Hill, Kentucky 41164.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
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