News From Terre Haute, Indiana

October 17, 2012

Rebecca A.‘Becky’ Brake


--- — Rebecca A. “Becky” Brake, 51, of Terre Haute died in Terre Haute Regional Hospital Sunday October 14, 2012.  She was a homemaker.  She was born September 25, 1961, in Terre Haute to Gilbert Darrell Higgins, Sr. and Cleta May Moody Higgins.

Survivors include a daughter, Amy Brake of Terre Haute;  a son, Floyd Brake of Terre Haute;  three sisters, Pamela Potter of Monrovia, Connie Mellinger and Darlissa Webb of West Palm Beach, Florida;  a brother, David Higgins of Terre Haute;  a granddaughter, Alexis Judson of Terre Haute;  and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  She was preceded in death by her parents;  a son, Lee Allen Brake;  and a brother, Gilbert “Gibby” Darrell Higgins, Jr.

Becky was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Farmersburg, she also volunteered at the school cafeteria and as a school crossing guard.  Becky would do whatever she could to help someone else.

Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, October 18, 2012, at 2 p.m., in Callahan & Hughes Funeral Home, 605 South 25th Street, with the Rev. Harold Davis officiating.  Burial will follow in Grandview Cemetery. Visitation is scheduled prior to services on Thursday, October 18, 2012, from 1 to 2 p.m.