Mary Jo (Higdon) Tolbert

July 29, 1954 ~ October 20, 2021 (age 67)


Mrs. Mary Jo Tolbert passed away Wednesday, October 20, 2021. She was 67.


Mrs. Tolbert loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren dearly. She also enjoyed watching the Harry Potter movie series.


Funeral services will be held 10 am., Saturday, October 23, 2021 at Cope-Keahey Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Cliff Morris and Rev. James Tolbert will officiate. Burial will follow in Old Town Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm., Friday, October 22nd at Cope-Keahey Funeral Home. 



Survivors include, husband, Richard Earl Tolbert of Evergreen

sons, James Earl Hart of Texas, James Kenneth (Gabriela) Hart of , TN, Timothy Daniel Hart of Evergreen, Richard Earl Tolbert Jr. of Auburn, Colby Dean (Caroline) of Mobile and Johnny Hart (Kelsie) of Evergreen;

daughters, Catherine Marie Presley of Monroeville, Kimberly Dawn Hooks (William) of Brewton, Amanda Kay Gray (Mark) of Castleberry, Teresa Bohanon of Mobile, Hali Hudson (Drake) of Monroeville and Teresa Hart of Monroeville ; brothers, David Higdon of Monroeville, Kenneth Higdon of Virginia; sister, Darlene Stabler of Monroeville; 17 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren


She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe Higdon and Mary Ivey Higdon.



Serving as pallbearers will be Johnny Hart, Colby Dean, Eugene Hooks, Mark Gray, Vance Morris and Jimmy Scruggs.

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October 22, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Cope-Keahey Funeral Home
705 Perryman Street
Evergreen, AL 36401-1945

Funeral Service
October 23, 2021

10:00 AM
Cope-Keahey Funeral Home
705 Perryman Street
Evergreen, AL 36401-1945

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